Directed by: Robert Young
Stars: Jack Wild, Mark Singleton, Sue Longhurst
Also known as: El decapendón, To ena sex pio exypno apo t’ allo, Purché si faccia con gusto, Wer tobt denn da im Unterhaus? , Can You Keep It Up Downstairs
Description: With everyone – masters, mistresses, servants – endlessly bedding everyone else it is no wonder Cockshute Castle is bankrupt. A marriage of convenience for the son or daughter of the house with someone wealthy is called for, unless the son’s newly invented thin india rubber membrane has some use.
The year is 1904; the setting is Cockshute Towers, one of England’s stateliest homes. When the household is threatened with bankruptcy, both the masters and the servants are prepared to co-operate in trying to find some cash – after all, most of them are enjoying liaisons of one kind or another among themselves, and none have any desire to give up their rewarding way of life…