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Fisherman's Friends (2019)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 15 March 2019 (UK)
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Ten fisherman from Cornwall are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties.

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Chris Foggin
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
James Purefoy ... Jim
Meadow Nobrega Meadow Nobrega ... Tamsyn
David Hayman ... Jago
Maggie Steed ... Maggie
Sam Swainsbury ... Rowan
Dave Johns ... Leadville
Daniel Mays ... Danny
Noel Clarke ... Troy
Christian Brassington ... Henry
Vahid Gold ... Driss
Tuppence Middleton ... Alwyn
Mae Voogd Mae Voogd ... Sally
Yuna Shin ... Tourist
Ken Drury ... Solicitor
Nathan Outlaw Nathan Outlaw ... Car Owner
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Ten fisherman from Cornwall are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties.

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Comedy | Drama | Music

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Rated PG-13 for some strong language, and suggestive references | See all certifications »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 2019 (UK) See more »

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$11,440,682
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The band have performed on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury Festival See more »

Goofs

When the group sings "What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor" in a pub, a wide shot outside the pub at the start of the scene features a bus passing by featuring an advert for "The Grinch" (2018), despite the fact the film is set in 2010. See more »

Quotes

Jago: But put on a pair of shades...
[he puts on his sunglasses]
Jago: ...and I'm Bonio.
Leadville: It's Bono, you pillock.
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Crazy Credits

At the beginning of the end credits - 'For our friends Trevor and Paul'. This refers to Fisherman's Friends singer Trevor Grills and tour manager Paul McMullen who both died following an accident in February 2013 at a concert in Guildford, Surrey. See more »

Connections

Featured in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 7 March 2019 (2019) See more »

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A broad smile from start to end
18 March 2019 | by muamba_eats_toastSee all my reviews

A feel good comedy that has you smiling from the start to the end. Yes it's probably over sensationalised and certain puns are overused but when a film has you grinning and laughing Inbetween from first minute to last you can look past its imperfections. A thoroughly good watch the only complaint is that it didn't last longer!


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