- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 45 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 24, 2004
- Originally Released: 1977
- Label: Water Bearer Films
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 04/10/1992
"...[Steadman is] horrendously funny..."
Sight and Sound - 08/01/2003
"...The television version of Leigh's famous drama..."
A middle-class woman who's throwing a dinner party must decide whether to continue the ill-fated fete or tend to her ailing husband. ABIGAIL'S PARTY is another comedy of manners from British satirist Mike Leigh.
Black Comedy |
British Television |
Made-For-Network TV |
Social Issues |
- Filmed for BBC television's "Play For Today" series.
- Shot on location in London, England.
- As opposed to director Mike Leigh's other made-for-television dramas, ABIGAIL'S PARTY was shot on video.