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The Fool (1990)

U 12/07/1990 (GB) Drama 2h 20m
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A costume drama / satire about financial skull-duggery, and confidence tricksters in both the upper and lower classes in Victorian London. A working class man impersonates a lord who is supposedly very rich and a financial wizard. As such he is invited to all the best peoples' parties.

  1. Christine Edzard

    Director, Writer

  2. Olivier Stockman


Top Billed Cast

  1. Derek Jacobi

    Derek Jacobi

    Mr. Frederick / Sir John

  2. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    The Ballad Seller

  3. Ruth Mitchell

    The Girl

  4. Maria Aitken

    Maria Aitken

    Lady Amelia

  5. Irina Brook

    Georgiana Shillibeer

  6. Paul Brooke

    Paul Brooke

    Lord Paramount

  7. Richard Caldicot


  8. James Cairncross

    Mr. Trott

  9. Jim Carter

    Jim Carter

    Mr. Blackthorn

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


Content Score


Still needs a little work.

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