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Drama Comedy Rated: 18+ (R)19841h 34mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Animal Country: United Kingdom

In the summer of 1947, Britain prepares to commemorate the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Phillip. To get around food-rationing laws, Dr. Charles Swaby, accountant Henry Allardyce and solicitor Frank Lockwood are fattening a black-market pig for the big day. Egged on by his wife, meek Gilbert Chilvers steals the swine, but the couple must conceal it from inspector Morris Wormold.A Private Function featuring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a comedy and drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (2,599 votes) and was well received by critics.

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#6,192 Ranked Movie

#461 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#536 Ranked in Animal Movies

#2067 Ranked in Comedy Movies

A Private Function has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (2,599 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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