Mindhorn (15)

Director Sean Foley. Comedy

The film follows Richard Thorncroft, a washed-up actor who enjoyed fleeting success in the 1980s playing a TV detective named Mindhorn. Now living in poverty in London after throwing his career away trying to make it in Hollywood, Thorncroft has been left to watch on helplessly as his glamorous ex-girlfriend and former co-star Patricia Deville continues to find success as a news reporter and is now happily married to his former stunt double Clive Parnevik. However, despite his desperate situation, Thorncroft is suddenly given another shot at stardom when a crazed fugitive obsessed with his old TV show contacts police and demands to negotiate with Mindhorn in a bid to prove his innocence. The cast also includes Steve Coogan, Nicholas Farrell and Harriet Walter.

Starring Julian Barratt, Essie Davis, Andrea Riseborough, Harriet Walter, Simon Callow, David Schofield

Flicks Advisor (comments from our film promoters)

A super, laugh out loud British comedy with some marvellous cameo performances from well known actors. Caused a great deal of hilarity with our audience.