The former stars of a TV sci-fi series are reunited for a cruise with members of their fan club.

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Andy van Allen / Romak
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Nick Lee
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Jeff 'Lurky' Monks
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Russell
Helen Coker ...
Jenny
Niall Buggy ...
Graham
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Yasmina
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Hugh Bispham
Brian Conley ...
Himself
Jack Jones ...
Himself
Paul Mark Elliott ...
Castor Voiceover (voice)
Robin Weaver ...
Vivienne
Daniel Cerqueira ...
Daniel the Butler
Vasilis Panayi ...
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Lisa McNaught ...
Gemma Clay
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Andy (Brydon) is a struggling actor who has never quite reached the success of his first role as Romak in sci-fi series Children Of Castor. When he finds himself as a hotel porter he decides it time to go on that fan-club cruise he's been putting off for a while. Whilst there he meets Nick (Coogan), his co-star from the TV series. Nick is now a Hollywood success staring in Sherlock Holmes...In Miami. This is the story of the cruise and the surprising events that happen along the way. Written by Chryme

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Plane funny !
6 February 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

My mate and I saw this film on a plane and were laughing so hard the stewardess asked us to be a bit more quite as we were disturbing the other people on the flight ! It is indeed a 'British Gem' ! Great performances from both Brydon and Coogan. It gives a far too close-to-the-knuckle insight into the mind-set of sci-fi fans and the stars stalked by them. Anyone who has ever been to a sci-fi convention will enjoy this immensely ( unless of course they take offence ! ) This film certainly deserves to be far better known than it is, as it ranks amongst the best of British comedy. I would encourage anyone who enjoyed The Parole Officer or even Shaun of the Dead to take the time to watch it.


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