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Sure enough, everyone runs rings around him, including security guard Paul, who's trying to boost his carpet-fitting business, and Danielle, who decides not to work at all.
Watching Gareth Bale on Friday night put me in mind of a school playground, with one kid so good that he just runs rings around the others as he sees fit.
HORRID HENRY: THE MOVIE (U) HENRY (Theo Stevenson) is a lazy boy with dreams of pop stardom, who runs rings around parents played by Siobhan Hayes and Mathew Horne.