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A pub owner purchases a giant shrimp that has washed up on the English shore, teaches it to box, and hits the road in search of fame and fortune.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin McNally ... Bill Simmonds
Madhav Sharma Madhav Sharma ... Hamid Choudhury
John Line John Line ... Eric
Jim Ranford Jim Ranford ... Jim
Eugene Ford Eugene Ford ... Bald Pub Regular
Perry Fitzpatrick ... Steve Crump
Martin Gregory Martin Gregory ... Taxi Driver
Louise Mardenborough Louise Mardenborough ... Shaz Smyth
Amanda Miles Amanda Miles ... Woman
Matthew King Matthew King ... Lad
Bob Mason Bob Mason ... Tony
Jane Galloway Jane Galloway ... PR Woman
Simon Smithies Simon Smithies ... PR Man
Naomie Harris ... Receptionist
Mark Bazeley ... Clive
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A pub owner purchases a giant shrimp that has washed up on the English shore, teaches it to box, and hits the road in search of fame and fortune.

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Three ordinary people going for gold - with a seven foot boxing shrimp.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 December 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ebi Boxer See more »

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Dolby Digital

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