Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures

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Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures
Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures VideoCover.jpeg
Directed byJames Ivory
Produced byIsmail Merchant
Written byRuth Prawer Jhabvala
StarringPeggy Ashcroft
Larry Pine
Saeed Jaffrey
Victor Banerjee
Aparna Sen
Music byVic Flick
CinematographyWalter Lassally
Edited byMelvyn Bragg
Humphrey Dixon
Distributed byContemporary Films Ltd. (1979 UK, theatrical)
Criterion Collection (DVD)
Release date
1978 (TV premiere)
Running time
85 minutes
LanguageEnglish

Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures is a 1978 film by Merchant Ivory Productions (written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant) set in India, starring UK stage actress Dame Peggy Ashcroft.

Plot synopsis[edit]

A group of thieves descend upon an Indian palace to steal a collection of valuable paintings. The group includes Lady Gee (Peggy Ashcroft), a museum curator; the Maharaja (Victor Banerjee), his sister Bonnie (Aparna Sen) who wants to sell the paintings to Sotheby's, and a few others.

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