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Svengali (2014)

Svengali

Overview


Genre

Comedy

Release Date

March 21, 2014 (UK)

Duration

93 min.

Studio

Root Films

Official Site

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REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Cast and Crew


Director

John Hardwick

Producer

Jonny Owen, Martin Root, Rob Small, Victoria Wood

Screenwriter

Jonny Owen

Starring

  • Jonny Owen
  • Vicki McClure
  • Martin Freeman as Boss
  • Maxine Peake
  • Morwenna Banks
  • Matt Berry
  • Katy Brand
  • Michael Smiley
  • Alan McGee

Story


"Svengali" tells the story of Dixie, a small town guy with a big dream. He leaves a humble Welsh mining town for the bright lights of London, intent on becoming the manager of the best band in the world.

"Svengali" is a feel-good British comedy with a heart of gold and a soundtrack to match.

Pictures (2 photos)


Martin Freeman stars as Don in Root Films' Svengali (2014)
Poster of Root Films' Svengali (2014)

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REVIEWS BY CRITICS

“..its writer/star has the charm and warmth to keep this muso fairy tale on the tracks and there are entertaining spot-the-rocker cameos galore..”
by Olly Richards [Empire Magazine]
“..Jonny Owen gives the role plenty of heart while serial misfortune crosses his path..”
by Trevor Johnston [Time Out]