Build your vocabulary
Why watch it?
- This film is excellent for listening to a variety of accents.
- You will hear many people speaking English with a variety of international accents (European, Asian and African).
- The main characters have clear British accents.
- There is a lot of great vocabulary and dialogue about important life issues.
Hector and the Search for Happiness is a comedy-drama based on a novel of the same name. Hector is a psychiatrist who has become tired of his everyday life and the unhappiness of his patients. He decides to leave London and his girlfriend Clara to go on a journey around the world to research about what happiness is and how you can become happy. On his travels he meets many different people and has many interesting adventures. They all lead him to understand the true meaning of happiness.