15 certificateThe Magic Christian is a Film programme that first aired in 1969 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

The Magic Christian is a 3 star programme

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The Magic Christian (1969)

Directed by
Joseph McGrath

Biting black comedy in which the world's wealthiest man conducts an experiment to discover the depths to which people will sink for money. This adaptation of Terry Southern's scathing satire features a star-studded cast.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1969

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour

When is The Magic Christian next on TV?

It's next showing on Talking Pictures TV March 14th, 12:55am. See more...


Image for Peter SellersPeter Sellers...Sir Guy Grand
Image for Ringo StarrRingo Starr...Youngman Grand Esq.
Isabel Jeans...Dame Agnes Grand
Caroline Blakiston...Hon. Esther Grand
Wilfrid Hyde-White...Capt. Reginald K. Klaus
Image for Richard AttenboroughRichard Attenborough...Oxford coach
Leonard Frey...Laurence Faggot
Laurence Harvey...Hamlet
Image for Christopher LeeChristopher Lee...Ship's vampire
Image for Spike MilliganSpike Milligan...Traffic warden
Image for Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski...Solitary drinker
Raquel Welch...Priestess of the Whip
Tom Boyle...My Man Jeff
Victor Maddern...Hot dog vendor
Terence Alexander...Mad Major
Peter Bayliss...Pompous Toff
Joan Benham...Socialite in Sotheby's
Patrick Cargill...Auctioneer at Sotheby's
Image for John CleeseJohn Cleese...Director in Sotheby's
Clive Dunn...Sommelier