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A Day in the Death of Joe Egg


The plight of an English couple struggling to raise a disabled child is given a darkly humorous treatment in this English comedy. Based on the successful stage play by [[Performer~P163407~Peter Nichols~peternichols]], the film centers on the parents of Jo, nicknamed "Joe Egg," a mentally challenged invalid subject to violent seizures. The couple (played by [[Performer~P4517~Alan Bates~alanbates]] and [[Performer~P69238~Janet Suzman~janetsuzman]]) attempts to maintain a stoic and occasionally cheerful...more