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Hector and the Search for Happiness

August 15, 2014 | Relativity Media | 120 minutes
Directed by: Peter Chelsom | Written by: Peter Chelsom, Tinker Lindsay | Literature: François Lelord | Cinematography: Kolja Brandt | Editing: Claus Wehlisch | Costume Design: Guy Speranza | Production Design: Michael Diner | Music: Dan Mangan, Jesse Zubot
Hector (Simon Pegg) is an eccentric yet irresistible London psychiatrist in crisis: he feels like his life is going nowhere and his patients are just not getting happier. One day, armed with boundless courage and a child-like curiosity, Hector breaks out of his sheltered and comfortable life to go on a global quest to discover the meaning of happiness. Leaving his loving and very understanding girlfriend behind, Hector embarks on a thrilling, dangerous and hysterical journey as he tries to answer the ultimate question. Does true happiness actually exist?
Cast: Simon Pegg (Hector), Rosamund Pike (Clara), Toni Collette (Agnes), Stellan Skarsgård (Edward), Christopher Plummer (Professor Coreman), Jean Reno (Diego ), Tracy Ann Oberman (Pathetic Jane), Veronica Ferres (Anjali), Chris Gauthier (Roger), Jakob Davies (Young Hector), Togo Igawa (Old Monk), Chad Willett (Alan), Gabrielle Rose (French Proprietress), Deborah Rosan (Actress), Rebecca Davis (April)
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