Farce about a British diplomat to a West Indian island nation who finds his idyllic existance thrown into chaos when a large American drilling company finds a huge source of natural mineral water there. Written by
Jonathan Broxton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
They're All In It - Up To Their Necks!
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The name of the appeal for independence performance at the United Nations General Assembly, was "The Concert For Cascara", referencing and spoofing somewhat the title of the famous earlier The Concert for Bangladesh
(1972). Musicians, singers, and artists performing at the bash included: Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Ray Cooper, Jon Lord, Mike Moran, Chris Stainton, Ringo Starr, and backing singers, Jenny Bogle, and Anastasia Rodriguez. See more
When Ms. Baxter speaks to her husband by megaphone, her voice sounds equally amplified despite the distance between mouth and the microphone varying wildly. See more
Under British law, singing badly is not a crime.
Referenced in Cinemania
Music by Eric Clapton
Lyrics by Eric Clapton
and Ian La Frenais
(c)1984 E.C. Music Ltd See more