Director: Mike Disa
Cast: Stephen Mangan, David Tennant, Rupert Grint, Jim Broadbent
Genre: Animation family Entertainment
Country of Origin: UK 2014 88 mins.
Released by LIONSGATE
Pat, England's favourite postman, enters a national TV talent show and battles with the temptations of fame and fortune. Will Pat be tempted by the riches and adulation that awaits him and be torn away from Greendale and his family and friends?
What a change from the TV programme for pre-school kids. All set for the wonderful mild mannered Pat, train across the landscape and letters through the letter box. Times have changed. Got to have a bit of Sci-fi for the four-year olds. Robot Pats are much better postmen and you've got to have a talent contest and get on the telly and who do we find there - it's Simon Cowbell. Don't stop there. Jess the cat needs bionic eyes that shoot lasers. Meet the new Postman Pat.