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Run for Your Wife (2012)

 |  Comedy  |  14 February 2013 (UK)
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John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which ... See full summary »

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John Smith
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Michelle Smith
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Stephanie Smith
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Gary Gardner
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Susie Browning
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Bobby Franklin
Lionel Blair ...
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D. S. Porterhouse
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D. S. Troughton
Derek Griffiths ...
PC Pulford
Nick Wilton ...
Taxi Driver
Jeffrey Holland ...
Dick Holland
Louise Michelle ...
Frances
Carli Norris ...
WPC Matthews
'Trixie' Dehaan ...
Bag lady's dog
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John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John unwittingly becomes a have-a-go hero and the Finsbury and Stockwell police forces discover something suspicious in their paperwork, John's happy bubble is about to be burst. The action of the movie takes place during the next hectic 24 hours as John, with the assistance of his gullible neighbor Gary, rush between North and South London attempting to thwart the police and prevent the two loving wives coming face to face! Written by Production

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John Loved Having a Wife So Much, He Got Two of Them.

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Smashed it Danny
10 March 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Top form from Danny Dyer as always. The young cockney reveals himself as a break out star elevating his craft to a level reached by a bare minimum of legends. A true thespian.

Throughout the movie one can not help but be astonished by Danny Dyers outstanding performance. His brilliance and commitment to the role is astounding and leaves the viewer breathless and enthralled.

The future for this man is bright and his time on the screen resonates in the mind.

The questions posed by Dannys delicate and playful portrayal as our leading man are many. Who are We, Why are We Here? All can be answered within this film.

Thank you for the laughter, the tears and your time.

Bare Bless from the t.c.m (The Camden Massive)

Come home soon.

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