Tag: France

REVIEW: Revenge (2017)

Jen (Matilda Lutz) is a spoiled socialite taken out to a luxury villa in the middle of a desert by her rich - and married - boyfriend Richard (Kevin Janssens). What begins as a sex-filled dirty weekend is soon disrupted by the early arrival of two of Richard's friends (Guillaume Bouchède and Vincent Colombe), intending ...

REVIEW: The Mystery of Henri Pick (2018)

An editor for a French publishing company uncovers an abandoned and unpublished manuscript by small-town pizza chef Henri Pick - now dead for two years. When the published book becomes a literary sensation, all of France is enamoured with the discovery of a new literary genius - all except for prickly literary critic and TV ...

REVIEW: La Belle Époque (2019)

Victor (Daniel Auteuil) is a retired comic book creator in his 60s. When his wife (Fanny Ardant) demands a divorce, he takes up the offer to participate in an exclusive performative experience in which a team of technicians and actors recreate the historical setting of his choosing. Most clients select famous periods of French history; ...

REVIEW: The Wolf’s Call (2019)

Chanteraide (François Civil) is a sonar specialist assigned to a French submarine. After a near-contact reveals an unidentified submarine of Russian design, he risks his career and criminal arrest in an attempt to properly identify the new vehicle. Meanwhile Russian aggression in Scandinavia risks all-out nuclear war with France - and Chanteraide's mystery submarine appears ...

REVIEW: Inside (2007)

After surviving a car accident that kills her husband, a grieving and heavily pregnant Sarah (Alysson Paradis) spends Christmas Eve alone in her house, located in a French suburb rife with rioting youths. When a mysterious woman (Beatrice Dalle) arrives on her doorstep demanding she be let in, it sparks off a long night of ...