American Friends

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Run time: 95 mins

In Theaters: Thursday 1st April 1993

Distributed by: Castle Hill

Reviews 2.5 / 5

IMDB: 6.6 / 10

Cast & Crew


Starring: Michael Palin as Rev. Francis Ashby, Trini Alvarado as Elinor Hartley, Connie Booth as Caroline Hartley, Alfred Molina as Oliver Syme, Bryan Pringle as Haskell

American Friends Movie Review

A quaint true story, American Friends tells the dated fable of an Oxford scholar (Palin) in the mid 1800s who wrestles with abandoning his teaching post at the no-girls-allowed institution in order to run off to the mountains with an American girl (Alvarado). Not quite your Merchant-Ivory bodice-ripper, this tame little number likely wouldn't have even been made if it wasn't about Palin's great grandfather... Hmm...


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American Friends Rating

" Weak "


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