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Hector and the Search for Happiness

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Action & Adventure Comedy 
Rated: 18+ (R)20141h 54mOn: Prime Video Hulu Kanopy Tags: Feel-good Country: Canada 

Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. So Hector decides to break out of his deluded and routine driven life. Armed with buckets of courage and child-like curiosity, he embarks on a global quest in hopes of uncovering the elusive secret formula for true happiness. And so begins a larger than life adventure with riotously funny results.Hector and the Search for Happiness featuring Simon Pegg and Rosamund Pike is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 6 others. It's an action & adventure and comedy movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (44,379 votes) and was not well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu, Kanopy & 1 other).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#7,121 Ranked Movie

#318 Ranked in Feel-good Movies

#327 Ranked in Movies on Hulu

#2100 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

Hector and the Search for Happiness has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (44,379 votes) and was not well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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