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Hector and the Search for Happiness

ComedyAction & Adventure18+ (R)20141h 54m
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#6120 Ranked Movie
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Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)

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Comedy Action & Adventure Rated: 18+ (R)20141h 54m

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 Hoopla, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 5 others. It's an action & adventure and comedy movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (47,988 votes).

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#6,120 Ranked Movie

#52 Ranked in About Africa Movies

#348 Ranked in Movies on Hoopla

#1665 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

Hector and the Search for Happiness has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (47,988 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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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.

Age rating: 18+ (R)
Runtime: 1h 54m

Extra Information

Related Genres: ComedyAction & AdventureDrama
Related Tags: Feel-goodAbout Africa
Available to watch on: Prime VideoHooplaKanopy
Original Release Date: Aug 14, 2014
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