Acts of Godfrey (2012) - Rotten Tomatoes

Acts of Godfrey (2012)



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As a group assembles for a two-day sales course called ' Win Only Win,' Godfrey sets the tone by informing us that we have no control over our lives and are merely his pawns. We are introduced to the hapless alarm salesman Vic Timms, whom Godfrey announces he will pair up with the gorgeous and predatory estate agent Mary MacDalen. As night falls and drink is consumed, Godfrey makes Mary strike a wager that she can seduce Vic and the young boy-band manager Jamie. The conference progresses, a web of connections between all the delegates is revealed and past actions crowd in on an increasingly suspenseful present. The next day howver, brings a truly terrible surprise, a moment of unalloyed joy and a final twist that is literally devilish...


Simon Callow
as Godfrey
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Critic Reviews for Acts of Godfrey

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (7)

A strained exercise in dramaturgical gimmickry that would be trying even as fringe theater.

February 10, 2012
Top Critic

It chose the wrong form, and we're hiding a yawn.

January 27, 2012 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Whoever first believed this film was a good idea must, I'm afraid, be severely spoken to - preferably not in verse.

January 27, 2012 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

Things only properly kick off in a frantic farce-like finale; by then the laboriousness of the plotting has taken its toll.

January 27, 2012 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

The results are slight but old-fashioned fun, Think less TS Eliot, more 'Carry On'.

January 24, 2012 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

An audacious experiment that misses the mark by some distance.

January 23, 2012 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

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