The Parole Officer
The Parole Officer (2001)

British television comic Steve Coogan made his first bid for a big-screen career in this comedy, in which he plays Simon Garden, a singularly inept parole officer who has not had terribly good luck with his clients -- after many years on… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 2001
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Coogan é um comediante excepcional - assim, mesmo trabalhando com um roteiro mediano (de sua própria autoria), consegue arrancar algumas boas risadas.

Neil Smith

An intermittently hilarious vehicle for British TV star Steve Coogan.

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Ian Waldron-Mantgani
UK Critic

It's watchable.

Caroline Westbrook
Empire Magazine

Combining all the best elements of home-grown rom-coms and gangster capers, this breathes fresh life into both genres.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
i like it this is a proper british comedy steve coogan is the parole officer and needs to break into a bank to retrieve the tape that proves a curupt cop murder… More
Steven Vincent Gee
Such a funny film and one of Steve Coogan's good films. Steve Coogan plays loveable loser Simon Garden who is rubbish at his job as a parole officer.
It's got a few funny moments - But overall nothing special.
Stephen Earnest
Steve Coogan is comedic gold, but "The Parole Officer" is a completely sub-par film. Granted, Coogan has a couple of funny moments here and there, but… More
Jesse Ortega
Not sure whether to give this film 2.5 or 3 stars. It certainly features one of Britain's best comedic actors, Steve Coogan, who also helped write the… More
Barry Lappin
Wasnt a big Coogan fn until this but he is really good, as is the film.