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Watch: New U.S. Trailer For 'Hector And The Search for Happiness' Starring Simon Pegg And Playing TIFF

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • July 23, 2014 10:42 AM
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Hector And The Search for Happiness
Outside his collaborations with Edgar Wright and his stints in the franchise worlds of “Star Trek” and “Mission: Impossible,” Simon Pegg has admirably found the time to lead another movie here or there. This year finds the English actor doing his attempt at the feel good movie of the year in the adaptation of “Hector and the Search for Happiness” and the first U.S. trailer has arrived online to inspire you spend some money.

Watch: Simon Pegg Searches For Meaning In New Trailer For 'Hector And The Search for Happiness'

  • By Mark Zhuravsky
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  • July 11, 2014 10:22 AM
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Hector And The Search for Happiness
It's no small feat having co-written and starred in the hallowed Cornetto Trilogy, but Simon Pegg has also managed to carve out a sizeable back catalog of generally entertaining if sometimes forgettable features. Between lending support to the "Mission: Impossible" and "Star Trek" franchises, you'd think the "Nerd Do Well" author wouldn't have the time to turn in full-fledged leading man performances in "A Fantastic Fear of Everything" and again, in the upcoming "Hector and the Search for Happiness."

Watch: Simon Pegg Travels The World In New Trailer For 'Hector And The Search For Happiness'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • June 20, 2014 1:50 PM
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Hector And The Search For Happiness
For some people, having a good job, a decent middle class life, and being married to Rosamund Pike, just isn't enough. Nope, for some, they still have to figure out the secret to being happy and must take a trip around the world to figure it out.

Watch: First Trailer For 'Walter Mitty'-Esque 'Hector And The Search For Happiness' Starring Simon Pegg

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • February 5, 2014 5:19 PM
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Hector And The Search For Happiness
First announced way back in 2012, we sort of forgot about this movie and to be honest weren't even sure if it got made. But alas, "Hector And The Search For Happiness" did go in front of cameras. The first look at it is here and... well, it'll give you a sense of déjà vu.

Gael García Bernal & Alice Braga Feel 'The Ardor'; Amanda Seyfried & Patrick Dempsey Are 'Wonderful Tonight' & More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 2, 2012 4:33 PM
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Thanks to AFM, the project announcements are coming fast and furious, so we're just gonna drop a few of them in here so we can all catch up...

Rosamund Pike & Christopher Plummer Join Simon Pegg In 'Hector And The Search For Happiness'

  • By Joe Cunningham
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  • September 8, 2012 5:15 PM
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We may be finally getting some more (and hugely exciting) casting update on Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s “The World’s End,” but for a while the only other name confirmed was Rosamund Pike (“Die Another Day,” “Jack Reacher”). Well, Pike must have got the Simon Pegg bug because she’ll be reuniting with him very soon after the Wright film finishes shooting, on the set of the indie flick “Hector and the Search for Happiness.”

Mark Duplass, Jennifer Aniston & Ben Kingsley Head To 'Convention,' Patrick Wilson & Christina Hendricks Lead Darren Aronofsky-Produced 'Zipper'

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • May 21, 2012 10:40 AM
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Mark Duplass has had busy couple of years, directing and writing three films with his brother, and starring in a number of projects including the raunchy FX comedy, “The League,” and in the upcoming sci-fi tinged indie dramedy “Safety Not Guaranteed” with Aubrey Plaza. He’s following up that role with one in another indie film with a sci-fi element, “Convention,” and he’s going to be acting opposite some pretty big names.

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