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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Russell Brand
Greta Gerwig

Helen Mirren
Jennifer Garner
Directors
Jason Winer
Screenwriters
Peter Baynham
Running Time
109 minutes

Arthur
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Plot
Drunken billionaire playboy Arthur Bach (Brand) wants nothing more than to have fun. But his mother Vivienne (Geraldine James) would rather see him installed as a responsible, sober part of the family firm. Facing an unwanted engagement to driven socialite Susan (Garner), Arthur suddenly finds the girl of his dreams in struggling writer Naomi (Gerwig).


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Brand fan? You'll likely enjoy his antics. But Russellophobics would be better off seeking out the original.


Reviewed by James White

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