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Starter for Ten

Starter for Ten
  • 2006
  • UK/US
  • 96 min
  • 12A

Brian (McAvoy) is the first member of his family to go to university, where he finds the love of two girls and a perfectly reconstructed 'University Challenge'. While the love story is predictable, the amusing quiz show storyline and excellent post-new wave soundtrack almost make up for it.

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Starter for Ten

26 Oct 20063 stars

Brian (James McAvoy), a geeky student, finds love and fulfils an ambition to appear on University Challenge when he becomes the first member of his family to win a place at university in 1985. Leaving behind his best mates Spencer (Dominic Cooper) and…

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