Elements of Cinema: A Fish Called Wanda at Brattle Theater
Elements of Cinema: A Fish Called Wanda
1988 • dir Charles Crichton w/John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin, Tom Georgeson • 108 min • 35mm
In this hilarious comedy, four diamond thieves pull off a heist but immediately start turning on each other with an eye on stealing the loot for themselves. When an uptight British barrister (Cleese) is seduced by a member of the gang (Curtis), he becomes tied up in the hijinks that ensue.