The Great Madcap

  |  Buy to Own: 23/10/2006
  |  Watch Now: 18/11/2009
  |  90 min
Rated PG by the BBFC
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Dark comedy by Spanish surrealist Luis Bunuel. Alfredo (Luis Alconira) is a wealthy man whose relatives attempt to convince him that his fortune has run dry in order to curb his hedonistic, indulgent lifestyle. The family assume a life of poverty in but it isn't long before Alfredo discovers his relatives' sneaky plot. However, in order to teach his family a lesson, he decides to feign ignorance and secretly slips away each day to run his successful business.