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Eat the Rich (1987)

Alex is a disgruntled waitress at a snobby exclusive restaurant who falls on hard times. Forced to deal with the contempt and disgust of the upper class, Alex & cohorts attempt to go on a ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Waiter #1
Ronald Allen ...
Cmdr. Fortune
Dave Beard ...
Rowena Bentley ...
Indecisive Girlfriend (as Rowena Bently)
Angie Bowie ...
Henry's Wife (as Angela Bowie)
Simon Brint ...
Dickie
Rene Bruchet ...
Janet
Les Bubb ...
Waiter
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Kathy
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Katrin
Robert Carwithen ...
Robert
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Mark
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Miles A. Copeland III ...
Derek
Hugh Cornwell ...
Edgeley
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Alex is a disgruntled waitress at a snobby exclusive restaurant who falls on hard times. Forced to deal with the contempt and disgust of the upper class, Alex & cohorts attempt to go on a rampage. Meanwhile, General Karprov and Spider plot to involve the inept anarchists into their plans to derail the prime-minister-to-be's campaign. Written by Jeff Mercer <riffer@afn.org>

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17 August 1987 (UK)  »

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Comendo os Ricos  »

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$200,723
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Koo Stark: As Hazel. See more »

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Police Inspector: This is the police! Lay down your knives and forks! You have all been eating the Prime Minister!
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Spun-off from The Comic Strip Presents... (1982) See more »

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Oh man, This has to be seen to be (almost) believed!
18 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

An indictment on everything wrong with the thatcherite thinking of the day, this film explores the deepest recesses of the mind - probing into areas previously thought taboo by mainstream cinema.

Hilarious & sad - Ugly & Bad.

You have go to see this!

(even if just for the Motorhead soundtrack)


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