Passport to Pimlico
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Passport to Pimlico
Passport to Pimlico is one of the most charmingly whimsical Ealing Studios comedies of the late 1940s-early 1950s. As a result of wartime bombing, an ancient parchment is uncovered, proving that the Pimlico section of London belongs to Burgundy, France. Long taken for granted by other Londoners, the tiny Pimlico populace decides to take advantage of its "foreign" status.
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 91%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sustained, lightweight comedy scoring a continual succession of laughs."
‑ Variety Staff, Variety
"An entertaining effort from the Ealing studios that sadly hasn't proved as enduring as its peers."
‑ Ian Nathan, Empire Magazine
"A treat."
‑ Don Druker, Chicago Reader
"A fresh comedy with some well-aimed satirical arrows from producer Balcon's Ealing Studios, famous for their sophisticated, irreverent comedies."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"A worthy restoration and a reminder of a (short) period when Britain were world leaders of thoughtful film comedy."
‑ David Jenkins, Little White Lies
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