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Russell Brand: Messiah Complex (2013)

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Russell Brand takes on Icons, corporations, commercial exploitation, cult of personality, celebrity worship, sex, drugs and his own hypocrisy in a hilarious and scathing performance filmed live at London's Historic Hammersmith Apollo.

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Russell Brand takes on Icons, corporations, commercial exploitation, cult of personality, celebrity worship, sex, drugs and his own hypocrisy in a hilarious and scathing performance filmed live at London's Historic Hammersmith Apollo.

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25 November 2013 (UK) See more »

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Рассел Брэнд: Комплекс мессии See more »

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Challenging ...
2 June 2018 | by MajikatSee all my reviews

Brand challenges your mind on beliefs and heroes and is in plain sight of his own ever changing, ever evolving mind. With a punch of truth, that some dare not challenge, brand asks the questions others resist.

Fun and entertaining! It's a lovevitvor hate it kind of comedy


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