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Withnail & I
25 May 2011
1.06pm
DoctorRobert
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Any fans of the film Withnail & I on here?

I thought it was interesting as George Harrison was a producer of the film. It is also interesting as it is one of the few films that actually feature a fully licensed Beatles song (WMGGW).

My opinion of the film is that it is essentially hilarious and incredibly quotable. It also has an air of Britishness that I can really relate to. What are your opinions?

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25 May 2011
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vonbontee
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Oh, I love "Withnail & I"! So hilarious and depressingg. One of the most quotable movies ever, I agree - it's up there with "The Big Lebowski" and "All About Eve" and "Plan 9 From Outer Space".

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25 May 2011
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Personally, the most quotable movie is Casablanca, but I haven't seen this one. Guess I need to.

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26 May 2011
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Hmm... I'll go check on Wikipedia... HAVEN'T SEEN IT!!!

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26 May 2011
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McLennonson said:

Hmm... I'll go check on Wikipedia... HAVEN'T SEEN IT!!!

Ahh... Handmade films... NOW I get it.

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26 May 2011
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I forget, everyone can edit their own posts afterwards, yes?

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26 May 2011
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DoctorRobert
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skye said:

I forget, everyone can edit their own posts afterwards, yes?

Yep.

You all will have read that Dave Dee is no longer with us. But Mickey and Titch and I would like to carry on the good work that's always gone down in number two.
30 May 2011
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I love Withnail. It's a film I could never get tired of watching. Great soundtrack but even better dialogue.

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30 May 2011
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