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The Englishman Who Went up A Hill but Came Down A Mountain

(DVD - 2000 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
The Englishman Who Went up A Hill but Came Down A Mountain
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A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain-- a prized local landmark-- to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-town cartographer into seeing things their way.
Statement of Responsibility: Miramax Films presents a Parallax Pictures production ; producer, Sarah Curtis ; written and directed by Christopher Monger
Title: The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain
[videorecording]
Publisher: [S.l.] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2000]
Edition: Widescreen ed
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Original production: c1995
Special features: theatrical trailer, film recommendations
Credits: Director of photography, Vernon Layton; editor, David Martin; music, Stephen Endelman.
Performers: Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Colm Meaney, Ian McNiece, Ian Hart, Kenneth Griffith.
Summary: A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain-- a prized local landmark-- to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-town cartographer into seeing things their way.
System Details: DVD; Dolby digital stereo; widescreen format (2.35:1)
Other Language: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Subject Headings: British Wales Drama Cartographers Drama Villages Drama Wales Drama Comedy films Historical films Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre/Form: Feature films
Topical Term: British
Cartographers
Villages
Comedy films
Historical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Publisher No: 17591
ISBN: 0788816861
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE E
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Mar 28, 2013
  • Charlie68 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A good winter movie. Always puts me in a good mood.

Jun 14, 2012
  • superamynova rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

In my opinion, this is the only good movie Hugh Grant was ever in. This movie is charming and funny with lots of good lines you will quote afterward. And of course, Colm Meany steals the show!

Dec 29, 2010
  • nontechmom rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

An amusing tale of a quirky town. It's a little slow paced, but enjoyable.

May 24, 2010
  • iza rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Very Funny Movie:))

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