The Party (1968)

8.67 / Rated by 7 people

99 min.
Plot  A film crew is making a ''Gunga Din''-style costume epic. Unknown Indian actor Hrundi V. Bakshi (Sellers) plays a bugler, but continues to play even after being shot and after the director (Herb Ellis) yells "cut." Bakshi later accidentally blows up an enormous fort set rigged with explosives. The director fires Bakshi immediately and calls the studio head, General Fred R. Clutterbuck (J. Edward McKinley), about the mishap. Clutterbuck writes down Bakshi's name to blacklist him, but he inadvertently writes Bakshi's name on the guest list of his wife's upcoming dinner party.

Bakshi then receives his invitation and drives to the party. Upon arrival at Clutterbuck's home, Bakshi tries to rinse mud off his shoe in a large pool that flows through the house, but he loses his shoe. After many failures, he is reunited with his shoe.

Bakshi has awkward interactions with everyone at the party, including Clutterbuck's dog Cookie. He meets famous Western movie actor "Wyoming Bill" K...



Peter Sellers
Hrundi V. Bakshi
Claudine Longet
Michele Monet
Jean Carson
Marge Champion
Rosalind Dunphy
Corinne Cole
Janice Kane
Danielle De Metz
Stella D'Angelo
Herbert Ellis
Steve Franken
Kathe Green
Molly Clutterbuck
Buddy Lester
Davey Kane
Gavin MacLeod
C. S. Divot
Fay McKenzie
Alice Clutterbuck
J. Edward McKinley
General Fred R. Clutterbuck
Denny Miller
William "Wyoming Bill" Kelso
Timothy Scott
Gore Pontoon
Carol Wayne
June Warren
Helen Kleeb


All Titles

The Party
English Original Title

Release Dates


United States




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