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Born in 1961

Today is my birthday. I thought I’d mark the event by looking at who else was born today; it turns out I couldn’t find that many inspiring September 27thers (apart from Irvine Welsh, author of… 368 more words

Rocks In The Attic #521: Fawlty Towers - ‘Fawlty Towers ’ (1980)

I went to see David Brent: Life On The Road the other night. A major disappointment, the film didn’t really go anywhere past its initial premise. 265 more words

David Brent: Life on the Road (2016) Review:

Director: Ricky Gervais

Runtime: 96 minutes

Cast: Ricky Gervais, Jo Hartley, Doc Brown (as Ben Bailey Smith), Tom Basden, et al…

Plot (taken from IMDb): A camera crew catches up with David Brent, the former star of the fictional British TV series The Office (2001), as he now fancies himself a rock star on the road. 798 more words

Film Review

Review: David Brent: Life On The Road (2016)

Spinal Tap meets The Office


A documentary crew revisits Britain’s most socially inept boss. This time, paper merchant manager turned toiletries sales rep (David Brent) is following his lifelong dream of becoming a rock star. 741 more words

Cinema

David Brent and Foregone Conclusion - Live at Eventim Apollo

Ricky Gervais once again returns as the former Wernham Hogg boss, this time he is here to sing and perform with the second incarnation of his fictional band. 489 more words

2016

David Brent: Life on the Road (2016)

MA15+ | 1h 36min | Comedy, Music

TLDR; 7/10 – Cringe, laugh, repeat. Musically brilliant songs pepper a tour deforce of Gervais’ patented awkward humor. 1,054 more words

Comedy