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PHILm Review: Paul

While not quite an ‘out of this world’ comedy, the lovable characters and smart set pieces will delight

One of the things I love about the film industry is discovering an actor, director or creative team who consistently deliver quality. Nick Frost and Simon Pegg are such a team. In addition to their individually flourishing careers they seem to be quite successfully working their way through their favourite genres, adding their own unique, British spin as they go.

Their comical send-up of the zombie / horror genre Shaun of the Dead was the utterly hilarious breakout hit that brought them to the attention of the cinema going public. Next they lampooned buddy-cop films in Hot Fuzz and have now turned their attention to alien movies with their latest Paul.

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Posted by on May 9, 2011 in Movies


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