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Year: 1988
Original Title: A Fish Called Wanda
Length: 108 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Studios: Metro Goldwyn Mayer
Age rating: Suitable only for 15 years and over

Release Dates

United Kingdom: October 14 1988

United States: August 05 1988


Ranking: 11,421 out of 15,990 movies (up 771)

Ranked #129 in list 'The best comedies'


7.2 by 4 users


The story talks about the plan of robbing a jewellery. The boss, George Thomason (Tom Georgeson) plans everything with Ken Pile, his friend (Michael Palin). Two american criminals: Wanda Gershwith (Jamie Lee Curtis) and Otto 'dumb' West (Kevin Kline) join them and their plan. After successfully carrying out the robbery, insecurities and betrayal among the groupl, it will live diferrente experiences and crazy situations. 'A Fish Called Wanda' is a one of the most acclaimed classic comedy of the 80's.

Cast A Fish Called Wanda

John Cleese

John Cleese

Archie Leach

Jamie Lee Curtis

Jamie Lee Curtis

Wanda Gershwitz

Patricia Hayes

Patricia Hayes

Mrs. Coady

Michael Palin

Michael Palin

Ken Pile