Nearest and Dearest (1972)

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Eli inherits a half-share in a pickle factory. His sister is opposed to his schemes for making quick profit. His attempts to further his financial schemes by marrying off his sister to a colleague in the pickle business are dashed when Vernun is snatched from the altar by bailiffs for non-payment of his debts.

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