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A tale of love and revenge … and stamps
“Elaborately designed fantasy fun” —The Observer (U.K.)
Moist von Lipwig (Richard Coyle, Lorna Doone) is a con man and a charlatan—and he loves every minute of it. From confidence tricks to far-reaching financial fraud, von Lipwig revels in hoodwinking, fleecing, and otherwise ripping off the citizens of Ankh-Morpork. When the law finally catches up to him, the city’s shrewd leader, Lord Vetinari (Charles Dance, Game of Thrones), offers von Lipwig a choice: he can take over the derelict post office . . . or suffer a painful death.
The reluctant postmaster finds himself in charge of thousands of undelivered letters, commanding a charmingly deranged staff of misfits, and at odds with corrupt businessman Reacher Gilt (David Suchet, Agatha Christie’s Poirot), who will stop at nothing to crush his competition. Along the way, he falls under the spell of the icy Adora Dearheart (Claire Foy, Little Dorrit), much to her chagrin. In this delightful adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novel, Moist von Lipwig needs every ounce of his considerable charm and cunning to restore the post office, trounce Gilt, and win Adora’s affections.
The best Discworld movie yet! You don't need to know anything about the Discworld books to enjoy this movie, it truly is stand alone.Published 23 days ago by T
If you're a fan of Terry Pratchett's Disc World series then you'll love Going Postal. The performances are wonderful and catch all the humor, satire and wit of the author's work. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John Hosner
Just don't mail it.
Even before a brief, but "transformative", scene involving the City Watch's Sargent Angua, you know for certain that you're not in Kansas... Read more
Casting was FANTASTIC. This is what all the Discworld books should be like!Published 1 month ago by Tim O'Connor
It is a good show. Terry Pratchett has great books and making them into movies is very good.Published 1 month ago by C. Smith
It's good but not the best adaptation of Terry Pratchett's work. The Color of Magic is much better, characters are more engaging, better story. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Native Texan
Love it! Terry Pratchett never missed. His Discworld books are enchanting, and the movies are excellent. The only downside is that he won't be making any more. Read morePublished 2 months ago by A. Lundeen