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Arthur/Arthur 2: On the Rocks [2 Discs] [DVD]

  • SKU: 7287811
  • Release Date: 08/30/2005
  • Rating: PG
  • 3.0 (2)
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Overall Customer Rating:
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Special Features

  • Arthur: Full-screen version
  • Arthur: Theatrical trailer
  • Arthur: Languages - English & Français
  • Arthur: Subtitles - English, Français & Español (feature film only)
  • Arthur 2: Widescreen (16x9 1.85:1) version
  • Arthur 2: Theatrical trailer
  • Arthur 2: Languages - English & Français (dubbed in Quebec)
  • Arthur 2: Subtitles - English, Français & Español (feature film only)
  • Closed Captioned


The ads for Arthur suggested that this was an obnoxious film about an obnoxious man, an eternally drunken millionaire indulging his every whim. Instead, Arthur (Dudley Moore) is a sweet, somewhat pathetic character whose millions have left him lonely and with no motivation in life. When the film opens, Arthur is on the threshold of an arranged marriage with simpering socialite Susan (Jill Eikenberry), whom he does not love. Everyone expects Arthur to behave himself, but nobody truly cares for his well-being, with the exception of father-figure butler Mr. Hobson (John Gielgud, who won an Oscar for his performance) and blue-collar shoplifter Linda (Liza Minnelli). Arthur would prefer to marry the lowly Linda, but his iron-willed grandmother (Geraldine Fitzgerald) threatens to pull the plug on his huge inheritance if he doesn't honor his position in life and go through with his marriage to Susan. A sequel, Arthur 2: On the Rocks, followed in 1988. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Arthur 2: On the Rocks
In this sequel to the 1981 hit comedy Arthur, the story picks up where it left off with the bibulous millionaire hero (Dudley Moore) marrying poverty-stricken Linda Marolla (Liza Minnelli) instead of going through with a prearranged wealthy marriage. The vengeful father (Stephen Elliott) of the justifiably jilted bride begins pulling a few crooked strings, and before long, Arthur is broke. Worse still, Linda is pregnant. Will Arthur crawl back into a bottle, or will he save the day? John Gielgud makes a cameo appearance as the ghost of the family-retainer character he played in the first Arthur, while Dudley Moore's real-life wife Brogan Lane shows up in a minor role. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Dudley Moore
    Dudley Moore - Arthur Bach
  • Liza Minnelli
    Liza Minnelli - Linda Marolla
  • John Gielgud
    John Gielgud - Mr. Hobson
  • Geraldine Fitzgerald
    Geraldine Fitzgerald - Martha Bach
  • Jill Eikenberry
    Jill Eikenberry - Susan Johnson

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