The Tall Guy

  • 1989
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Another British film with its roots in television, THE TALL GUY was partly financed by LWT, scripted by Richard Curtis (best known for the "Blackadder" TV series), and directed by Mel Smith--who first came to prominence in the UK as partner to Rowan Atkinson, Griff Rhys Jones, and Pamela Stephenson in the hit show "Not The Nine O'Clock News." Despite the...read more

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01:28 — Quirky English comedy about an American performer doing stand-up comedy in London who gets the starring role in a musical version of "The Elephant Man (more…)

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  • Released: 1989
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Another British film with its roots in television, THE TALL GUY was partly financed by LWT, scripted by Richard Curtis (best known for the "Blackadder" TV series), and directed by Mel Smith--who first came to prominence in the UK as partner to Rowan Atkins… (more)

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