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The Rocket Post

The Rocket Post
  • 2003
  • UK
  • 118 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Stephen Whittaker
  • Written by: James MacInnes, William Morrissey
  • Cast: Ulrich Thomsen, Shauna Macdonald, Kevin McKidd, Patrick Malahide

Based on a true story in which an intriguing German scientist brightens up the remote Hebridean island of Scarp by trying to establish a rocket postal system, with mixed reactions from the locals. Playing more like a Sunday evening TV drama, the laboured ideology leads to a risibly overblown ending.

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