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Splitting Heirs (1993)

Splitting Heirs
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Eric Idle Eric Idle
Tommy Butterfly Rainbow Peace Patel
Rick Moranis Rick Moranis
Henry Bullock
Barbara Hershey Barbara Hershey
Duchess Lucinda
John Cleese John Cleese
Raoul P. Shadgrind
Sadie Frost Sadie Frost
Angela
Brenda Bruce Brenda Bruce
Mrs. Bullock


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When Sketch Comedy Worlds Collide

2 years, 10 months ago at Apr 16 21:10
Eric Idle, known best as an alumnus on the hilarious and popular sketch comedy Monty Python's Flying Circus, wrote and starred in Splitting Heirs as Tommy Patel, an Englishman who believes he's Indian. After his old boss, the 14th Duke, dies, a loopy American named Henry inherits the title of the 15th Duke, and Tommy finds out that he's not a Patel, but the real heir to the throne, and his real na... read more
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A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the heir. He comes to hate the American who is his boss, his friend, and the man who has stolen the woman after whom he lusts.
Release date: 30 April 1993
UPC: 025192354229
Tags: Comedy (3), 1990s (2), Inheritance (1), 1993 (1)
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" Directed by Robert Young Starring Rick Moranis, John Cleese, Barbara Hershey, Eric Idle, Catherine Zeta Jones, Sadie Frost, Stratford Jones, Brenda Bruce,William Franklyn, Charu Bala Chokski, Richard Huw, Eric Sykes, Bill Wallis, Bridget McConnell, Bill Stewart, Paul Brooke, David Ross, Cal Macanininch, Chris Jenkinson, Madge Ryan, Keith Smith, Cameron Blakely, Llewellyn Rees, Paul Weston, Gary Lineker, and Michelle Lineker "


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When Sketch Comedy Worlds Collide

“Eric Idle, known best as an alumnus on the hilarious and popular sketch comedy Monty Python's Flying Circus, wrote and starred in Splitting Heirs as Tommy Patel, an Englishman who believes he's Indian. After his old boss, the 14th Duke, dies, a loopy American named Henry inherits the title of the 15th Duke, and Tommy finds out that he's not a Patel, but the real heir to the throne, and his real name is Thomas Henry Butterfly Rainbow Peace (because his parents were hippies).

Idle's character is awkward and likable, and you want him to win. However, Rick Moranis' Henry character is so delightfully ditzy that you can't help but laugh, and it helps tha” read more

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