By William Stevenson
September 15, 2000 at 04:00 AM EDT

Stiff Upper Lips

C-
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  • Movie
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Merchant Ivory films are certainly ripe for parody, but the oversexed spoof Stiff Upper Lips lacks the requisite zaniness (see SCTV‘s ”Jane Eyrehead” sketch). Scales (Fawlty Towers) has a few droll moments as she fervently tries to find a suitable husband for her niece (Cates). Unfortunately, all the crass sex jokes and gross bathroom humor will probably make you wish you were watching A Room With a View instead. C-

Stiff Upper Lips

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  • Movie
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mpaa
  • Unrated
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  • 87 minutes
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