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Genres: Comedy, Screwball, 80s, United Kingdom, Screwball Comedy

Cast: Michael Caine, Billy Connolly, Valerie Perrine, Brenda Vaccaro

Director: Dick Clement

Synopsis: On a small tropical island called Cascara forgotten by the British Empire, Governor Baxter Thwaites (two-time Academy Award® winner Michael Caine) finds his life flipped upside down when an American company discovers a rich reserve of valuable mineral water. Soon everyone from far and wide is eager to stake their claim, while Baxter must contend with his own chaotic personal life including sexy environmentalist Pamela (Superman's Valerie Perrine) and his dysfunctional wife (You Don't Know Jack's Brenda Vaccaro). From the writer of The Bank Job and Across the Universe comes an uproarious farce where greed, environmentalism, and civic pride collide!

Language: English

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

Production Year: 1985

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