A Fish Called Wanda

A Fish Called Wanda

DVD - 2006
Average Rating:
Rate this:
"Sexy American diamonds lover Wanda and her boyfriend Otto are in England to plot alongside George and Ken the robbery of a diamond collection. Wanda and Otto want the stolen diamonds for themselves, and inform the police about George, not knowing that he has already moved the diamonds to another secret place. Wanda thinks the best way to find them is by getting close to George's lawyer, Archie Leach."--www. imdb. com.
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2006]
Edition: 2-disc collector's ed., widescreen
Description: 2 videodiscs (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN: 9781424804405
Branch Call Number: DVD Fish


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Feb 25, 2018

A good comedy/love story/heist movie with a young Jamie Lee Curtis. John Cleese is very good, Michael Palin does well, but Kevin Kline's Otto steals the show. Quite funny and worth the watch.

Jul 06, 2016

Brilliantly funny film. Kevin Kline is SO good, as are Michael Palin and John Cleese (formerly of Monty Python fame). Made me laugh helplessly that last time I saw it, and it's on my list to see again.

Sep 01, 2015


I have not been able to watch this disc bc it is damaged.

nfentonn Jan 21, 2015

Haven't seen it since it first came out, 1988 until now, 2015. Still makes me laugh out loud.

Nov 07, 2014

i realize i am an island all to my own here. a complete minority of my views on this film, but respectfully to those who have reviewed before me, i give you my 2 cents:
Amazing that a film that held so much talent could be so boring. i saw this as a kid and thought it was ok. As an adult i couldn't get thru it. It was droll and downright boring and before 20 minutes you have figured the entire plot. My respects to the amazingly talented names attached to it and all i can say is the editor should have been fired.
In the end, as i have said, i'm the odd one out, so i encourage you to watch this movie for yourself. From the looks below, you may really enjoy it. I, unfortunately, did not.

Green_Bird_203 May 25, 2012

Sexy, juicy, hilarious comedy. Great casting and performances. A "must see".

Dec 28, 2011

A classic, with John Cleese and many good actors.

GManBruce Dec 09, 2011

This funny, funny film is still funny now almost a quarter of a century later.
Kevin Kline's Oscar for best support is well deserved but I truly think Michael Palin was stealing most scenes he was in.

Katjira Jul 12, 2011

Michael I totally agree with you - one of my all time favourite top 10 movies. Extremely funny, wonderfully scripted and fantastic actors.

Feb 10, 2011

A brilliantly funny, twisted black comedy filled with sharp dialogue and hilarious acting from all four leads. One of the best comedies ever.

View All Comments


Add Notices
Feb 25, 2018

Sexual Content: There's some sex, but nothing overly graphic.

Feb 25, 2018

Coarse Language: Lots of language, including f-bombs, usually from Kevin Kline. However it's usually quite hysterical given the situations.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability
Feb 25, 2018

Yavin thinks this title is suitable for 18 years and over


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at BPL

To Top