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Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (1968)

M/PG
113 min | Comedy

A naive young man, sent down from university, blunders through a series of bizarre adventures in which his participation is always innocent, although others don't think so.
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Director
Writers
Ivan Foxwell (adaptation) | Alan Hackney (additional scenes) | Evelyn Waugh (novel "Decline and Fall") | Hugh Whitemore (additional scenes)
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Updated Sep 25, 1968

Release date
Jan 26, 1969 (United States)

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52 cast members
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Robin Phillips
Paul Pennyfeather Paul Pennyfeather   See fewer
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Colin Blakely
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Robert Harris
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Griffith Jones
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Patrick Magee
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Geneviève Page
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Paul Rogers
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Donald Sinden
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Donald Wolfit
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Rodney Bewes
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Patience Collier
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Roland Curram
Otto Silenus Otto Silenus   See fewer
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Kenneth Griffith
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Kenneth J. Warren
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Jack Watson
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Joan Sterndale-Bennett
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John Cater
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Helen Christie
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Tom Clegg
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Jonathan Collins
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Paul Curran
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Ivor Dean
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Michael Elwyn
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Joan Haythorne
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Chokey Chokey   See fewer
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Jill Kerman
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Ann Lancaster
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Victor Maddern
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Marne Maitland
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George Pravda
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John Trenaman
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Katy Wild
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Ken Wynne
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Christopher Banks
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Roy Beck
Public Schoolboy (uncredited) Public Schoolboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 103 votes