The Mouse That Roared (1959)
Average Rating: 7.2/10
Reviews Counted: 18
Fresh: 16 | Rotten: 2
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Release Date: Oct 26, 1959 Wide
Average Rating: 3.6/5
User Ratings: 4,206
The economy of the teeny-tiny European duchy of Grand Fenwick is threatened when an American manufacturer comes up with an imitation of Fenwick's sole export, its fabled wine. Crafty prime minister Count Mountjoy (Peter Sellers) comes up with a plan: Grand Fenwick will declare war on the United States. Grand Duchess Gloriana (Peter Sellers again) is hesitant: how can meek little Grand Fenwick win such a conflict? Mountjoy explains that the plan is to lose the war, then rely upon American foreign
Oct 26, 1959 Wide
Jul 8, 2003
Sony Pictures Entertainment
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Sátira anti-belicista que envelheceu mal e cuja relevância diz respeito apenas à performance de Sellers como a grã-duquesa de Fenwick.
Quirky little cult movie
A welcome return to a more innocent time in geopolitics. Also be sure to catch the mod! fab! DVD preview for Dr. Strangelove.
A witty British satire about war, diplomacy and foreign policy.
While it's easy and fair to praise Peter Sellers for his work under many guises, it's the cheeky and slightly subversive attitude of the script that kept my attention.
Sellers is great. The movie is so-so
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