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Man Up 2014 15

88 mins France Director. Ben Palmer

Simon Pegg plays Jack, a recent divorcee whose blind date is hijacked by jaded singleton Nancy (Lake Bell). When Nancy makes no effort to correct him, a surprisingly successful date night ensues, until it’s time for her to fess up...

With its focus on a mid-thirties female lead, effective use of London locations, and dynamic one-night structure, Man Up is a true breath of fresh air for the modern romance.

Tess Morris’ sparkling script balances the tone perfectly, steering away from both hipster irony and classical rom-com cliché, and Lake Bell is nothing short of a revelation.

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Directed by

Ben Palmer

Featuring

Simon Pegg

Lake Bell

Genres

Romance Comedy

Collection

Best Films of 2015 Fools For Love Love

Certificate

15 strong language, sex references

Released

2014

Country

France

Language

English

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