• Whisky Galore! (2017)

Whisky Galore!

Release Date: May 12th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Islanders off the coast of Scotland compete with a stuffy English commander to recover 50,000 cases of whisky from a wrecked cargo vessel.

Cast: Gregor Fisher, Eddie Izzard, Sean Biggerstaff, Ellie Kendrick, Naomi Battrick, Kevin Guthrie, Ken Drury, Kevin Mains

Director: Gillies MacKinnon

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Whisky Galore Movie Ltd.

Keywords: Playful , Charming , Sacrifice , Quest , Melodramatic , Relationships , Cheeky , Spirited , Temptation , 1940s , Hilarious , Pursuit ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Matthew AndersonCineVue

    A dry and surprisingly dull film, it is a comedy which doesn't induce a single laugh and a drama that doesn't engage emotionally or pull on the heartstrings at all. show more

  • 40
    Dave CalhounTime Out London

    Directed by Gillies MacKinnon, this new version lacks the mischief of the original and feels like a sluggish museum piece. show more

  • 40
    Andrew PulverThe Guardian

    It comes across as twee, comfy-cardigan film-making. And, Eddie Izzard’s best efforts notwithstanding, it simply isn’t very funny. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com