Starter for 10 Synopsis
A working-class student navigates his way through a fancy private university.
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Movie Reviews

Clever Coming of Age Comedy

By bbc chick
I don't know why this is in such limited release. Everyone should be lucky enough to see this movie! James McAvoy plays the lovable hero who we're rooting for, even when he's screwing up royally. ...

Cute 80's movie

By chigirl067
Worth it if you are a James McAvoy fan! Loved the 80s music in the movie too. They captured the time period very well. Cheesy in some bits, but still cute....

Starter for 10

By tomandgk
Just great British humor - acting and humor right on -- highly recommend to all romantic comedy fans.......

Starter for 10

By bettyb
Cute but disappointing and predictable. Also, the soundtrack wasn't as great as it was promised to be....

good date movie

By movieslikemoi
Enjoyable movie. Reminds me of the movies from the 80's that were boy and girl hookup with a little story. It is worth seeing....

James McAvoy is brilliant

By fortyver
Love James McAvoy in Shameless and he is brilliant in this lovely flick. Love the addition of the History Boys lads. Great date movie. Looking forward to the cast in other endeavors....

Score One for Bristol U

By films4fun
James McAvoy takes this pedestrian story line off square one with his endearing portrayal of the best looking nerd you've seen. A couple of really good laughs, and the rest just keeps you smiling as...

Charming - a nice diversion

By Gollux70berry
We enjoyed this. Very nice little story - engagingly drawn characters from some promising young British actors. Our hero makes the usual mistakes and comes out all right in the end. We went when...

Not Funny, Not Dramatic

By ShogunTee
I went into this expecting a lot. I'm a big fan of Brit humor, and James McAvoy did such a wonderful job in The Last King of Scotland. However, Starter for 10 is neither funny or dramatic. It tries...

starter for 10

By livefromnyc
if you are brit in your 30's its a must go, if only for a bit of nostalgia. A lot of fun all round, if you've read the book you wont be disapointed. Probably would have been a lot better if it had a...

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Rated PG-13 | For sexual content, language and a scene of drug use