Hector and the Search for Happiness

Genre: 
Comedy · 
Drama · 

Release Date: August 14, 2014

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 54m

Content Rating: R

Revenue: $1,124,445

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Plot.

He is a quirky psychiatrist because he has become tired of his mundane life. He feels like a fraud, as he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he hasn't really tasted life, and yet he's offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. He decided to stop living. With buckets of courage and child-like curiosity, he embarked on a global quest in hopes of uncovering the elusive secret formula for true happiness. The adventure begins with hilarious results.

This Movie Is About.

happiness · 
pursuit · 
search · 
travel · 

Cast & Crew.

Wiki.

Hector and the Search for Happiness is a 2014 comedy-drama film directed by Peter Chelsom and co-written with Tinker Lindsay and Maria von Heland, based on François Lelord's novel of the same name. The film stars Simon Pegg and Rosamund Pike.

Filming Locations.

Vancouver, Canada · Shanghai, People's Republic of China

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