PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Set in 1985, working-class student Brian Jackson (McAvoy) navigates his first year at Bristol University.
Stars three actors who would go on to play Marvel characters. James McAvoy starred in X-Men: First Class (2011) as the young Charles Xavior, Dominic Cooper plays Howard Stark in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Agent Carter (2015), and Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Doctor Strange (2016). Also Rebecca Hall co-stars in Iron Man 3 (2013).
Sometimes it's not about knowing the right answer.
In his last scene with Alice, Brian's satchel strap disappears for one shot when his back is to the camera.
£207,345 (UK) (10 November 2006)
$210,128 (USA) (23 March 2007)
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