Starter for Ten

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Released 2006

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Starter for Ten

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Director:
Tom Vaughan
Released:
2006
Rating:
PG-13
Brian Jackson (James McAvoy), a working-class youth from Essex, gets a chance to prove himself when he is accepted to respected Bristol University. As Brian navigates his way through his first year there, he finds romance with two pretty students (Alice Eve, Rebecca Hall) and tries out for a popular TV program called "University Challenge."

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  • 70

    The New York Times Jeannette Catsoulis

    Starter for Ten offsets its rite-of-passage clichés with relaxed performances and an extremely likable lead.

  • 60

    Los Angeles Times

    If the journey is familiar, at least the company is good.

  • 60

    Variety

    Showcasing the considerable talents of ubiquitous thesp James McAvoy ("The Last King of Scotland," "Penelope") and several other up-and-coming Brit actors, picture garnishes fairly...

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