Grave Indiscretion (1995)

Grave Indiscretion





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The Grotesque (aka Grave Indiscretion , aka Gentleman Don't Eat Poets ) is a very black, very British comedy that puts an unusual and perversely entertaining spin on the classic tea-cup-and-intrigue mystery. Sir Hugo Coal (Alan Bates) is a grumpy, eccentric English gentleman (and self-styled paleontologist) obsessed with reconstructing a dinosaur skeleton with bones dredged up from a nearby moor. He is also penniless, and so must live vicariously off the inheritance of his smoldering American … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery & Suspense, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Patrick McGrath
In Theaters:
Xingu Films



as Fledge

as Sir Hugo Coal

as Lady Harriet Coal

as Doris Fledge

as George

as Mrs. Giblet

as Cleo Coal

as Sidney Giblet

as Lavinia Freebody

as Inspector Limp

as Sir Edward Cleghorn

as John Lecky

as Sykes-Herring

as Hubert Cleggie

as Connie Babblehump

as Freddy Hough

as Father Pin

as Sir Edward Tome

as Sir Humphrey Stoker

as Jury Foreman

as Justice Congreve

as Dr. Walter Dendrite
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San Francisco Chronicle
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New York Times
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Austin Chronicle

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