Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness

Comedy following Hector (Simon Pegg), a psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. Telling his girlfriend, Clara (Rosamund Pike), he feels like a fraud, he decides to break out of his deluded and routine driven life. Armed with buckets of courage and child-like curiosity, he embarks on a global quest in hopes of uncovering the elusive secret formula for true happiness. Based on the bestseller by French novelist François Lelord.

2014Rating: M, Mature themes, violence and coarse language119 minsGermany, Canada
AdventureComedyDrama

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Variety

Variety

Happiness means steering clear of Hector and the Search for Happiness.

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Time Out

Time Out

Simon Pegg plays the world’s most unconvincing psychiatrist in this fluffy, irritating Brit comedy.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

This smug and cod-philosophical film features Simon Pegg in his worst role to date.

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The Dissolve

The Dissolve

The film aims for twee, but lands on torturous.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Despite the gusto its star brings to the role, it's hard to ride shotgun on Hector's voyage of discovery.

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