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A single woman takes the place of a stranger's blind date, which leads to her finding the perfect boyfriend.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Keir Charles ...
Dom
Phoebe Waller-Bridge ...
Katie
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Nancy
Robert Wilfort ...
Ryan
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Jessica
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Elaine
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Adam
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Jack
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Bert
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Fran
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Daniel
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Sean
James Reilly ...
Checkroom Attendant (as James Oliver Reilly)
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Hilary
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Ed
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Storyline

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old divorcee, Jack, who mistakes her for his 24 year old blind date. Nancy, deciding to go with it, happens to hop on the most chaotic yet hilarious journey of her life which neither of them will ever forget. There is drinking, truths, an old stalker class mate with long a standing crush, lost divorce papers, lost hopes, competitive indoor sports and yeah Jack finding out the truth that Nancy isn't his blind date. 'Man Up' a romantic comedy about taking chances, finding about being yourself, making decisions and rolling with the consequences. Written by Samuel Prongs

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Two total strangers. One big lie. A blind date like no other. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for language and sexual references | See all certifications »

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13 November 2015 (USA)  »

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(Des)encontro Perfeito  »

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Trivia

Simon Pegg reported that Lake Bell stayed in character with her English accent, even when not before the camera. It wasn't until photography was done and she thanked the assembled crew that they realized she wasn't English. See more »

Goofs

In the second visit to the bar, Nancy freshens up in the bathroom and removes her sweater, revealing a tank. After leaving the bathroom there is a big "reveal" in the tank top that Jack notices, but despite no time passing, shes seen in the next shot wearing a blazer. See more »

Quotes

Nancy: I've got a confession to make. I'm not really your blind date, Jack.
Jack: What? Are you even 24?
Nancy: No! Add an other 10. I was just merely trying to meet my mate in the modern world.
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References Wall Street (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Feels So Good
Written by Jody Reynolds
Published by Brunswick Music Publishing
Performed by The Jody Reynolds
Courtesy of Lee Silver Productions
by arrangement with Riptide Music Group LLC.
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A romantic fairytale with good performances and some laughs...
15 November 2015 | by (the Edge of the Cosmos) – See all my reviews

Unbelievable situations could often (at least in the movies) lead to great romances...like...it was meant to be...

A man and a woman, desperate to meet their other halves (although with different approaches, one closed to herself, the other one just trying his luck "out there") end up having a (blind) date in current London, in a situation with mixed identities (sort of).

Simon Pegg and Lake Bell have chemistry in the leading roles and give more than adequate performances.

Overall: A romantic fairytale with quirky humor and an obvious, although impossible, ending!


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