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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Simon Pegg
Nick Frost
Seth Rogen (voice)
Jason Bateman
Kristen Wiig
Bill Hader
Jane Lynch
Joe Lo Truglio
Directors
Greg Mottola
Screenwriters
Simon Pegg
Nick Frost
Running Time
103 minutes

Paul
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Paul

Plot
Graeme (Pegg) and Clive (Frost) are two British geeks on a road trip of the US. Along the way, they pick up an unexpected hitchhiker - a small, foul-mouthed alien called Paul (Rogen), who enlists the duo to help him get him home. But the Government has other ideas, dispatching agents to pursue the trio...


Verdict
Broader and more accessible than either Shaun Of The Dead or Hot Fuzz, Paul is pure Pegg and Frost - clever, cheeky and very, very funny. You'll never look at E. T. in the same way again.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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