- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 34 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: September 12, 2000
- Originally Released: 1998
- Label: Miramax
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Single Side - Single Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 2.0 - English
- Interactive Features:
- Interactive Menus
- Scene Access
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Entertainment Weekly - 09/03/1999
"...A giddy trifle....Copious jokes..."
Box Office - 07/01/1999
"...[A] sprightly, blissfully funny satire of British period films....The pitch-perfect acting is complemented by an effervescent musical score....Such skill, wit, and exuberance make this movie an exquisitely cheeky charmer not to be missed..."
A young British woman is engaged to the boring Cedric but instead falls in love with the lower-class, and quite ripping, George. Her aunt decides to distract her by taking her on trips to Italy and India. Will love triumph over stuffiness' A parody of such upper-crust classics as A PASSAGE TO INDIA and A ROOM WITH A VIEW.
Description by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.:
Stiff Upper Lips
This irresistibly sexy comedy tells the outrageous story of a beautiful girl and her unlikely romantic awakening! Pretty young Emily has just reached the ripe old marrying age of 22, and her obnoxious family has already matched her with un upper-crust stiff. Emily, of course, feels nothing ... until she happens upon a strapping young peasant who unleashes all kinds of strange new feelings within her! As this funny, clever, and endlessly entertaining motion picture unfolds, a string of comic events is set into motion that force everyone to deal with some decidedly lusty new emotions!