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Mr. Stink (2012)

Unhappy English schoolgirl meets and helps hobo with a past. Bullies and over-zealous politicians need to watch out .

Director:

Declan Lowney

Writers:

Simon Nye (additional writing), David Walliams (based on the book by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nell Tiger Free ... Chloe
Hugh Bonneville ... Mr. Stink
Pudsey ... The Duchess
Jemma Donovan ... Pippa
Catherine Freeland ... Pippa's gang
Charlotte Timmons Charlotte Timmons ... Pippa's gang
Thea Elmsley Thea Elmsley ... Pippa's gang
Johnny Vegas ... Dad
Sheridan Smith ... Mother
Isabella Blake-Thomas ... Annabelle
Harish Patel ... Raj
Golda Rosheuvel ... Coffee Shop Server
David Walliams ... Prime Minister
Alex Macqueen ... News Reporter
Steve Pemberton ... Sir Derek Dimble
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Storyline

Chloe is a lonely little girl with a mother more interested in entering right-wing politics, father yearning for his old life as a rock guitarist and child prodigy younger sister. One day she meets Mr Stink, a malodorous tramp, and his clever dog the Duchess, and lets them live in the family's garden shed. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gestatten, Mr. Stink See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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Trivia

Sheridan Smith and Johnny Vegas also worked in Benidorm (2007) together. See more »

Quotes

Chloe: I Googled you.
Mr. Stink: I don't know what that is, but it sounds painful.
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Connections

References The X Factor (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Good King Wenceslas
(uncredited)
Traditional tune, lyrics by John M. Neale and Thomas Helmore
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thoroughly enjoyable
23 December 2012 | by overthetopandhappybsoSee all my reviews

I'm not usually one for contemporary children's stories....they're nothing like those told on dear old Jackanory, but this was very good. Good cast, the ever reliable Hugh Bonneville, I didn't even mind Johnny Vegas for once. The young actress playing Chloe did a fine job, and I think I should make a special mention of Duchess the dog, played by Pudsey, who turned in an Oscar winning performance, I shall look out for her in future :)

Anyway, it's a truly heart warming tale - once you get past the odd bit of moralising regarding the homeless, which although one utterly agrees with the sentiment, sometimes one just wants a story that fills one with warmth, and in the case of Mr Stink, a lovely festive glow.

A very worthy 9/10 Ho! Ho! Ho!


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