15 certificateA Private Function is a Film programme that first aired in 1984 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

A Private Function is a 3 star programme

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A Private Function (1984)

Directed by
Malcolm Mowbray

Starring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith. In post-war Britain, food rationing continues, leading a married couple to become involved in the flourishing bacon black market. Winner of three BAFTAs.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1984

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour

When is A Private Function next on TV?

It's next showing on London Live April 7th, 3:10pm and on London Live April 9th, 1:00pm. See more...


Image for Michael PalinMichael Palin...Gilbert Chilvers
Image for Maggie SmithMaggie Smith...Joyce Chilvers
Image for Denholm ElliottDenholm Elliott...Dr. Charles Swaby
Image for Richard GriffithsRichard Griffiths...Henry Allardyce the Accountant
Tony Haygarth...Leonard Sutcliff the Farmer
John Normington...Frank Lockwood the Solicitor
Image for Bill PatersonBill Paterson...Morris Wormold the Meat Inspector
Image for Liz SmithLiz Smith...Joyce's Mother
Image for Alison SteadmanAlison Steadman...Mrs. Allardyce
Image for Jim CarterJim Carter...Inspector Noble
Image for Pete PostlethwaitePete Postlethwaite...Douglas J. Nuttol the Butcher
Eileen O'Brien...Mrs. Sutcliff
Rachel Davies...Mrs. Forbes Wormold's Landlady
Image for Reece DinsdaleReece Dinsdale...P.C. Penny
Philip Whileman...Preston Sutcliff