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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Steve Coogan
Colm Meaney
Felicity Montagu
Tim Key
Nigel Lindsay
Directors
Declan Lowney
Screenwriters
Peter Baynham
Steve Coogan
Armando Iannucci
Neil Gibbons
Rob Gibbons
Running Time
90 minutes

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa
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Plot
Change is afoot at North Norfolk Digital. Under the ownership of Gordale Media, it’s about to transform into a newer, sleeker station — one which has no room for a country-and-western playing throwback like Pat Farrell (Meaney), who is promptly sacked. When a dangerously distraught, shotgun-wielding Pat holds the staff hostage, only one man can help save the day (and maybe also his career): the host of Mid-Morning Matters, Alan Partridge (Coogan).


Verdict
Ruddy hilarious. Just what big-screen comedy needed.


Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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