How To Murder A Rich Uncle

A funny satire of British aristocracy and their refusal to enter into honest labor even when poverty-stricken. Nobleman Patrick is destitute and plans to kill his rich uncle from Canada, Coburn, to get his inheritance. His murder attempts backfire; his English family is accidentally picked off one by one as each meets the violent death meant for Coburn....read more

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A funny satire of British aristocracy and their refusal to enter into honest labor even when poverty-stricken. Nobleman Patrick is destitute and plans to kill his rich uncle from Canada, Coburn, to get his inheritance. His murder attempts backfire; his English family is accidentally picked

off one by one as each meets the violent death meant for Coburn. Absent-minded Patrick is finally killed by his own trap when he walks into Coburn's room, which he has rigged up with a shotgun. Coburn is arrested by the police for the murder of Patrick but is saved when Patrick's elderly aunt,

Johnson, steps forward and clears him. Star Patrick also codirected this film.

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