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In Penelope, Max is hired by Lemon, a mischievous and eager tabloid reporter who wants a photograph of the mysterious title character. He hires Max to pose as a prospective suitor to get the shot. Soon, though, this handsome, down-on-his luck gambler finds he falling for Penelope.

Played By
James McAvoy, Robert Hoffman
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Max Quotes

Max: Good God, he licked me.
Lemon: Edward, don't lick Max.

Max: All Halloween I've been running into someone I used to know.
Penelope: [wearing a pig mask] This someone - she meant a lot to you?
Max: Yes, yes she did.
Penelope: What happened?
Max: I couldn't give her what she wanted.
Penelope: What did she want?
Max: To be free.

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