Going Postal (2010)
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Moist von Lipwig (Richard Coyle, A Good Year) is a conman and a charlatan--and he loves every minute of it. From confidence tricks to far-reaching financial fraud, von Lipwig revels in ... See full summary »

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Jon Jones

Writers:

Bev Doyle (screenplay), Richard Kurti (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Andrew Sachs ... Groat
Timothy West ... Ridcully
Steve Pemberton ... Drumknott
Tamsin Greig ... Miss Cripslock
Madhav Sharma Madhav Sharma ... Crispin Horsefry
Jimmy Yuill ... Mr. Spools
Ian Bonar Ian Bonar ... Stanley Howler
Nicholas Farrell ... Mr. Pump (voice)
Marnix Van Den Broeke ... Mr. Pump
Adrian Schiller ... Mr. Gryle
Ingrid Bolsø Berdal ... Sergeant Angua
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gäbor Atlasz Gäbor Atlasz ... Farmer
Paul Barber ... Dave Pins
Daniel Cerqueira Daniel Cerqueira ... Trooper
Richard Coyle ... Moist Von Lipwig
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Moist von Lipwig (Richard Coyle, A Good Year) is a conman and a charlatan--and he loves every minute of it. From confidence tricks to far-reaching financial fraud, von Lipwig revels in hoodwinking, fleecing, and otherwise ripping off the citizens of Ankh Morpok. When the law finally catches up to him, the city's shrewd leader, Lord Vetinari (Charles Dance Game of Thrones), offers von Lipwig a choice: he can take over the derelict postoffice...or suffer a painful death. The reluctant postamaster finds himself in charge of thousands of undelivered letters, commanding a charmingly deranged staff of misfits, and at odds with corrupt businessman Reacher Gilt (David Suchet, Agatha Christie's Poirot), who will stop at nothing to crush his competitiion. Along the way, he falls under the spell of the icy Adora Dearheart (Claire Foy, Little Dorrit), much to her chagrin. In this delightful adaptation of Terry Pratchett's Discworld novel, Moist von Lipwig needs very ounce of his considerable ...

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30 May 2010 (UK) See more »

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When Stanley is tearing his pin paper, the tear is obviously going awry and not following the holes. The camera cuts to another angle and the tear is suddenly straight again. See more »

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