Great Britain: the movie is a 'cult' British comedy movie in the making.   It  stars Peter Bowles (To The Manor Born), Jason Flemyng (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), Larry Lamb (Eastenders, New Tricks, Gavin and Stacey), Colin Salmon (Prime Suspect 2, 24: Live Another Day, Krypton), iconic British pop stars Right Said Fred, Hannah Waddingham (Benidorm, Game of Thrones),  Ben Starr (Jamestown, Dickensian), Stephanie Leonidas (American Gothic), Strictly Come Dancing winner Tom Chambers (Father Brown, Emmerdale, Casualty), Stefan Booth (Eastenders, The Bill, Doctors) and a cast of well known British names.    With its machine-gun dialogue, intricate plotting, arch observations and stomping song and dance breaks Great in Britain: the movie is the heartwarming, thought-provoking and occasionally surrealist tale of three old school friends dealing with epic failure, guardian angels, a sarcastic Scottish God and what really matters in the end. 



 Great in Britain: the movie was written and directed by writer and photographer, Howard Webster.  The film was primarily shot on location in Kew, Surrey  with  the final  scenes of the movie being shot in Tadworth, Surrey after an epic production journey that spanned two referendums and one Brexit.   The film began production in March 2014 with its final scenes being shot at the end of 2018.  Post production for the theatrical release of the movie ended in January 2019.   The movie has playing universities and some very eclectic venues as part of its 2019 theatrical release.  The movie features a thumping swing score and choreography by Dancing on Ice judge, Jason Gardiner. The opening titles dance number  and the Tom Chambers dance number were  both shot at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.   



The movie has been on it's 2019 theatrical premiere tour where it has been playing universities and some very eclectic venues.  The movie caused some controversy though. One church group refused to allow the film to be screened at a venue two days before the advertised screening was set to go ahead .  'We decided not to make a big deal of it,' says the movie's director, Howard Webster, 'the potential tabloid newspaper headline MOVIE STARRING GOD BANNED BY CHURCH does rather write itself and we weren't sure it was the kind of attention we wanted to encourage and decided to take the high-ground.'



The 'We All Have a Star Inside' scene from Great in Britain: the movie - song performed by Stefan Booth


Great in Britain: the Movie Anarchic Premiere Tour Landscape Poster Downloads

GiB Landscape Widescreen Tour Sofa Poster (pdf)


GiB Landscape Widescreen Tour Dance Poster (pdf)


GiB Landscape Widescreen Audrey Poster (pdf)


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Last updated January 2019