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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011)

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
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Amr Waked Amr Waked
Sheikh Muhammed
Emily Blunt Emily Blunt
Tom Mison Tom Mison
Capt. Robert Mayers
Ewan McGregor Ewan McGregor
Dr. Alfred Jones
Rachael Stirling Rachael Stirling
Mary Jones
Kristin Scott Thomas Kristin Scott Thomas
Patricia Maxwell
Tom Beard Tom Beard
Peter Maxwell

Written by
Simon Beaufoy Simon Beaufoy
(written by)
Paul Torday Paul Torday


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An average movie

2 years, 4 months ago at Feb 1 11:31
To be honest, I thought the title of this movie sounded rather lame but since I have a weak spot for Lasse Hallstrom's work, I was still eager to check it out. Unfortunately, like most of his recent work, the whole thing was rather underwhelming and it seems that the guy has pretty much lost his touch. I mean, in those days of economic crisis, this concept of a sheik spending 50 millions of pound... read more
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Description: A visionary sheik believes his passion for the peaceful pastime of salmon fishing can enrich the lives of his people, and he dreams of bringing the sport to the not so fish-friendly desert. Willing to spare no expense, he instructs his representative to turn the dream into reality, an extraordinary feat that will require the involvement of Britain's leading fisheries expert who happens to think the project both absurd and unachievable. That is, until the Prime Minister's overzealous press secretary latches on to it as a 'good will' story. Now, this unlikely team will put it all on the line and embark on an upstream journey of fa ... (more)
Release date: 9 March 2012
Tags: Romance (8), Drama (6), Faith (5), Comedy (5), 2011 (4), Emily Blunt (2), Ewan McGregor (2), Government (2), Salmon (2), Fish (2), River (2), England (1), Yemen (1), Salmon Fishing (1), Fantasy (1), 2012 (1), (1), 2010s (1), 2000's (1), Sport (1)
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