- UK / France
- 1h 28min
- Directed by: Ben Palmer
- Written by: Tess Morris
- Cast: Lake Bell, Simon Pegg, Henry Lloyd-Hughes
- UK release: 29 May 2015
Cynical thirtysomething journalist Nancy (Bell, nailing an English accent) accidentally steals someone else's blind date, Jack (Pegg) and ends up falling for him. Although it's poorly-plotted and sometimes crude, the very likeable Bell makes the dialogue crackle and Pegg is more engaging than he's been in a long time.
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Reviews & features
Lake Bell: In A World changed my life29 May 2015
Lake Bell is "thankful" for her role in 'In A World...' as it led to her being the lead actress in 'Man Up'. The 36-year-old actress landed her lead female role in new romantic comedy 'Man Up' - in which she stars opposite Simon Pegg - because of her…
Man Up25 May 2015
Lake Bell steals the show in Ben Palmer's fast and mostly funny rom-com
Those who've yet to be swept off their feet by charming comedienne Lake Bell (writer-director-star of the hilarious In a World...) should make Man Up a must - a film where she makes even the screenplay's limper lines snap, crackle and pop, papering over…
Man Up -- Official Trailer
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