Tag: France

My Cousin (2020) 5.1

My Cousin (2020)

The CEO of a big international wine company must meet again with his clumsy cousin to renew the contract allowing him to manage the brand, going down a rabbit hole of adventures and catastrophes in the process....

Les Invisibles (2012) 7.5

Les Invisibles (2012)

"Les Invisibles" (The Invisible) of the title are a group men and women born between the two world wars. They have nothing in common except they are all gay and that they decided to be open about their homosexuality at a...

Sixty Six (2006) 6.7

Sixty Six (2006)

A boy's barmitzvah looks set to be a disaster when it coincides with the 1966 World Cup Final.::Anonymous...

The Patriot Game (1979) 7.5

The Patriot Game (1979)

A history of the Northern Irish conflict from 1922 until the 1970s.::Jon...

Back to the Wall (1958) 7.1

Back to the Wall (1958)

Jacques Decrey, an industrialist, finds out that his wife Gloria has a lover. Posing as a man named Berthier, he blackmails her. After a while, Decrey decides to make Yves Normand, a young unemployed actor and Gloria's l...

Stella (2008) 7.2

Stella (2008)

Paris, 1977. Eleven year old Stella knows poker better than grammar when she starts the year at a prestigious new school. There, she discovers the possibilities of a whole new world outside her parents' bar.::Los Angeles...

Year of the Jellyfish (1984) 5.7

Year of the Jellyfish (1984)

Chris, a sexy teenager who appears mostly bare-breasted on the French Riviera, has a crush on Romain, her mother's lover. In reaction to her inability to attract his attention, she experiments with other risque affairs.:...

Over the Limit (2017) 7.4

Over the Limit (2017)

An intimate portrait of the world's most outstanding rhythmic gymnast Margarita Mamun, the main representative of the prestigious Russian National Team. The film presents a groundbreaking year in her life, from the 2015 ...

Love Street (2002) 5.3

Love Street (2002)

Having stayed on as a wartime handyman in Le Palais Oriental after being born there, Petit Louis has become immune to the charms of the working girls. Then Marion arrives and he is completely smitten. Feeling he is not t...

Two Friends (2015) 5.7

Two Friends (2015)

Two best friends have their relationship tested when Abel tries to help his friend Clement with the latter's love interest Mona.::Mistikawy...

Merci la vie (1991) 6.6

Merci la vie (1991)

Camille, a naive schoolgirl meets an intiguing influence in Joelle, a slightly older and much more experienced spirit. Camille follows her new friend through the discovery of sex and the darker side of life. As the film ...

A Bag of Marbles (2017) 7.3

A Bag of Marbles (2017)

In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, courage, and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and to try to reunite their ...

A Bag of Marbles (1975) 6.7

A Bag of Marbles (1975)

Two young French Jewish boys and their family struggle to survive in WWII during the invasion of Germans.::Troye...

Saint-Tropez Blues (1961) 5.7

Saint-Tropez Blues (1961)

The minute her parents leave, Anne-Marie drops out of school for an eight-day vacation in St-Tropez with her friend Jean-Paul. They are soon caught up in the whirlwind of St-Tropez life. Jean-Paul falls into the arms of ...

Merci pour le Chocolat (2000) 6.7

Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)

In Lausanne, the aspirant pianist Jeanne Pollet has lunch with her mother Louise Pollet, her boyfriend Axel and his mother. Lenna leans that when she was born, a nurse had mistakenly told to the prominent pianist André P...

Manon Lescaut (2013) (TV) 6.4

Manon Lescaut (2013) (TV)

There is nothing we can do against the call of love. Amiens, 1713. Des Grieux is a noble young student, wise for his years, who's preparing to become a knight of the Order of Malta. With a fine future as a teacher of rhe...

Justice Is Done (1950) 7

Justice Is Done (1950)

Known as "Justice Is Done" in 1953 when it was first shown in the USA, it opens with a short briefing in English on the French jury system and then reverts to French with English subtitles. The Marshal summons the jury a...

The Maid (1990) (TV) 6

The Maid (1990) (TV)

Anthony Wayne goes to Paris. He's going to work there as a bank- employee. He has got 30 days off to orientate himself and to find himself a house. He falls in love with Nicole Chantelle (she doesn't know that) and becom...

The Salt of Tears (2020) 5.9

The Salt of Tears (2020)

Driven by his desire to become a cabinetmaker, Luc arrives in Paris. Lost in the banlieues, he asks Djemila for directions. In the girl's shyness, Luc glimpses the chance of an adventure. The two meet again but then Luc ...

When Margaux Meets Margaux (2018) 5.5

When Margaux Meets Margaux (2018)

Margaux, 20, meets Margaux, 45. Turns out they're the same woman at two different stages of her life....

Fornacis (2018) 5.5

Fornacis (2018)

Anya, a mourning woman, drives to the unknown in her vintage car, a 1961 Facel Vega. Her only traveling companion is a mysterious urn. Consumed by sadness and loneliness, Anya falls into a confused world, where the memor...

What’s in a Name? (2012) 7.3

What’s in a Name? (2012)

A father-to-be and his very pregnant wife are invited for dinner by his sister and his brother-in-law. The setting is an upper-middle-class apartment in Paris. When the expecting parents reveal they intend to name their ...

Cop or Hood (1979) 6.7

Cop or Hood (1979)

Commissaire Stanislas Borowitz is going undercover as gangster Antonio Cerutti in order to expose corrupted policemen.::morroviolet...

Crime on a Summer Morning (1965) 6.2

Crime on a Summer Morning (1965)

An ill-assorted group of international criminals executes a tightly-planned ransom sting in Spain. Things go along swimmingly until various tensions within the group come to the fore....

Madame Claude (2021) 5.6

Madame Claude (2021)

Paris, the late 1960s. Madame Claude is at the head of a flourishing business dedicated to prostitution that gives her power over both the french political and criminal worlds. But the end of her empire is closer than sh...

Tiptoes (2003) 4.3

Tiptoes (2003)

Two brothers - a dwarf (Rolfe) and one of typical size (Steve). When Steve's girlfriend Carol becomes pregnant, the pair are fearful that the baby will inherit the dwarfism gene. Matters are complicated still further whe...

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010) 6.1

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)

Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new le...

Belle & Sebastian – The Adventure Continues (2015) 6.6

Belle & Sebastian – The Adventure Continues (2015)

September, 1945. Sebastian impatiently waits for the return of his friend Angelina, whom he has not seen for two years. When the plane carrying the young woman to her small village in the Alps is reported to have crashed...

Miss (2020) 6.4

Miss (2020)

A young man seeking his sexual identity decides to take part in the Miss France beauty pageant....

Le Chat (1971) 7.6

Le Chat (1971)

Courbevoie (France), 1971. Julien Bouin, a former typographist, and his wife Clemence, who used to perform in a circus, hardly talk to each other in their small house, soon to be demolished. His cat Greffier being the on...

The New Life of Paul Sneijder (2016) 6.7

The New Life of Paul Sneijder (2016)

Following a rare accident, Paul Sneijder opened his eyes to the reality of his life as a "senior manager" in Montreal: his work no longer interested him, his wife annoyed him and deceived him, his two sons despised him ....

Tempting Devils (2018) 5.5

Tempting Devils (2018)

Camille, a beautiful woman in her forties, picks up the cell phone that Suzy lost in a station. When Suzy calls her own number, they agree to a meeting at Camille's so that she can recover her property. During this meeti...

Son of Samson (1960) 5.3

Son of Samson (1960)

During the Persian rule over Egypt (circa 525-480 B.C.), the young prince Kenamon uses to wander about, and mixing with the poor people. Once, he finds himself in a life threatening situation, and is saved by a strong ma...

Dalida (2016) 6.9

Dalida (2016)

Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine's picture "Le Sixiè...

Paris Is Always Paris (1951) 6.4

Paris Is Always Paris (1951)

A group of Italian soccer fans arrive in Paris for a match, but most of them go their separate ways to explore the sights, have a bit of an adventure, and maybe even find some romance.::Lawrence Chadbourne...

Let’s Not Get Angry (1966) 6.8

Let’s Not Get Angry (1966)

Antoine helps two former acquaintances escape the country, who repay him with a debt transfer. All he has to do is collect from some Léonard Michalon, but for that he will have to go into much trouble to keep the man ali...

The Night Clerk (2011) 6.4

The Night Clerk (2011)

Frederic is a young man in social rehabilitation. He has just found a night internship, in an isolated hotel in the mountains when, one evening, he sees his boss, Jacques, together with this son, hiding a car in the park...

A Tale of Winter (1992) 7.3

A Tale of Winter (1992)

Felicie and Charles have a serious if whirlwind holiday romance. Due to a mix-up on addresses they lose contact, and five years later at Christmas-time Felicie is living with her mother in a cold Paris with a daughter as...

Take-Away Romance (2014) 4.6

Take-Away Romance (2014)

Amelle and Noom are total opposites-each had bad break-ups so both are wary but fate has brought them together proving that opposites do attract....

The Gardener of Argenteuil (1966) 5.6

The Gardener of Argenteuil (1966)

Under his daring look of flower lover and naive painter, Father Tulipe is a counterfeiter who only makes small cuts to improve his ordinary....