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The Entertainer

by Tony Richardson
John Osborne

Video

1 of 1 copy available

Archie Rice, a pathetic music hall comic, plagued by debts, manipulates those around him in a defiant and selfish attempt to survive against improbable odds. He drinks, makes crude philosophical jokes about sex and politics , and humiliates his lamenting, gin-soaked wife. Archie lures his father, Billy Rice, out of retirement for a benefit performance, which will ultimately bring financial aid to Archie and his impractical investments.


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Publisher: Echelon Studios

Streaming video

  • Release date: January 27, 2016
  • Duration: 01:43:25
  • Number of parts: 1

  • Public Performance: Not permitted

  • 1 of 1 copy available

    Formats

    Streaming video

    subjects

    Drama

    Languages

    English

    Archie Rice, a pathetic music hall comic, plagued by debts, manipulates those around him in a defiant and selfish attempt to survive against improbable odds. He drinks, makes crude philosophical jokes about sex and politics , and humiliates his lamenting, gin-soaked wife. Archie lures his father, Billy Rice, out of retirement for a benefit performance, which will ultimately bring financial aid to Archie and his impractical investments.


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