Roald Dahl’s Esio Trot Full Movie

Roald Dahl's Esio Trot posterPlot: Lonely, ageing bachelor Mr Hoppy lives in a London flat and has two loves in his life - his balcony garden and Mrs Silver, the widow in the flat below. Sadly Mrs Silver is too fond of her tortoise Alfie to respond. Noting that Mrs Silver is perturbed that Alfie never seems to grow Mr Hoppy hatches a plan to show her how much he cares. This involves buying dozens of tortoises of increasing sizes to gradually substitute for Alfire, leading Mrs Silver to believe that a Bedouin chant - Esio Trot - is making her pet grow. However he is rumbled when one of the tortoises escapes. And, with another, brash resident vying for Mrs Silver's affections, will Mr Hoppy find happiness with the woman he loves?
Rating: 7/10 (3061 votes)
Director: Dearbhla Walsh
Writer: Richard Curtis, Paul Mayhew-Archer, Roald Dahl (based on the novel by)
Stars: James Corden, Salo Gardner, Dustin Hoffman, Richard Cordery
Runtime: 88 min
Rated: N/A
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Released: 2015 May 18