15 certificateBunny and the Bull is a Film programme that first aired in 2009 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Bunny and the Bull is a 3 star programme

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Bunny and the Bull (2009)

Directed by
Paul King

Everyone's had holidays they would rather forget, but few will have left a mark as profound as Stephen's appalling European trip. The journey so traumatised him that, in the 12 months since returning, he's not once found the strength to leave the safety of his flat. Mighty Boosh director Paul King's comedy, made for £750,000 in just six weeks, has been widely lauded for its bravura invention, employing a panoply of devices - from animation and collage to hand-crafted backdrops - and wild leaps of the imagination. From the haven of his King's Cross home, Stephen recalls how the jaunt with his rakish, domineering friend Bunny morphed into the stuff of nightmares, climaxing in a terrifying encounter with the bull of the title. Among the bizarre characters they bump into along the way are a Hungarian tramp a suave bullfighter, and Stephen's love interest, Spanish waitress Eloisa. The director has since achieved major mainstream success with Paddington and Paddington 2.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 115 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2009

Rating:
3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour

When is Bunny and the Bull next on TV?

It's next showing on Film4 December 16th, 1:30am and on Film4 Plus 1 December 16th, 2:30am. See more...

Cast

Edward Hogg...Stephen
Image for Simon FarnabySimon Farnaby...Bunny
VerĂ³nica Echegui...Eloisa
Image for Richard AyoadeRichard Ayoade...Museum curator
Julian Barratt...Atilla
Noel Fielding...Javier
Rich Fulcher...Cap. Crab Phone Voice
Waleed Khalid...Ray
George Newton...Polish resturant manager
Margaret Wheldon...Tourist
Madeleine Worrall...Melanie