• The Magic Christian (1970)

The Magic Christian

Release Date: 1970

DVD Release Date: January 21st, 2003

PG |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Billionaire Sir Guy Grand (Peter Sellers) thinks nothing of throwing his endless stream of money away. He adopts a street person (Ringo Starr), christens him Youngman Grand and sets about trying to illustrate to his new heir how virtually everyone in the world can be bought. He pays a traffic cop to eat a ticket, pays the Oxford crew team to sabotage a race and finally fills a vat with feces and money, inviting one and all to keep the latter if they don't mind putting up with the former.

Cast: Peter Sellers, Ringo Starr, Richard Attenborough, Isabel Jeans, Caroline Blakiston, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Terence Alexander, Peter Bayliss

Director: Joe McGrath

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Columbia

Keywords: 1960s, London, Madcap, Dark

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