Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Duration: 116 min.
Britannia Hospital, an esteemed English institution, is marking its gala anniversary with a visit by the Queen Mother herself. But when investigative reporter Mick Travis arrives to cover the celebration, he finds the hospital under siege by striking workers, ruthless unions, violent demonstrators, racist aristocrats, and African cannibal dictator and sinister human experiments.
surreal, humorous, semi serious, biting, dark humor, clever, offbeat, witty
hospital, chaos and mayhem, nothing goes right, chaos, mad scientist, journalism, doctors and patients, fighting the system, society, state affairs, power relations, god complex, anti conformity, socialism, medical experiment, ignorance, picket line, imperialism, demonstration, bribery, riot, revolt, social satire, surrealism, corruption ...
20th century, 80s