Exclusive Clip: Salmon Fishing In The Yemen, Starring Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt (VIDEO)

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Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt star in the big screen adaptation of the bestselling book, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, out this Friday, and we've got an exclusive clip above.

Down-at-heel fishery expert Dr Alfred Jones (McGregor) is summoned to make the ambitions of a rich Sheikh (Amr Waked) come true, namely bring salmon fishing to his native Yemen. Along the way, he meets the lonely Harriet (Emily Blunt), and more than plans begin to flourish in the exotic surroundings of the Sheikh's home.

What follows is a mixture of whimsical romance, teamed with political satire and an element of aspirational dream-making.

It's in UK cinemas from Friday. Here's the official trailer below...

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