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Cedar Rapids

2011-07-18 12:07
 
Cedar Rapids
What it's about:

To call insurance agent Tim Lippe "naïve" is a gross understatement. He's never left his small hometown. He's never stayed at a hotel. And he's never experienced anything like Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Sent to represent his company at an annual insurance convention, Tim is soon distracted by three convention veterans who will show him the ropes and push his boundaries.

For a guy who plays everything by the book, this convention will be anything but conventional.

What the critics thought:

"Not many movies manage to be filthy but sweet. This one brings it off."
- Christopher Tookey, Daily Mail

"Comedy seldom comes as good-natured as Cedar Rapids, a fish-out-of-water story in which a Midwestern innocent discovers sex, drugs and cream sherry in the big city."
- Anthony Quinn, Independent

"All hail the mighty Ed Helms for yet another masterclass in comedy and pathos."
- James Mottram, Total Film

Meet Tim Lippe. He's come to cover your assets.
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