Films in the French language
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No Image for  IT'S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD
Certification15 Our Rating

Louis (Gaspard Ulliel), a terminally ill writer, returns home after a long absence to tell his family that he is dying. 

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11.6 (2013)
Certification15 Our Rating

Based on the story of Toni Musulin, a security van driver responsible for transporting huge sums of money in an armoured vehicle. Severely unhappy with his working conditions and the treatment he has received from his employer, Musulin pulls off a heist while on the job, stealing 11.6 million euros from the Banque de France without using any force. Days later the police recover the majority of the loot but 2.5 million euros remain missing, along with Musulin.

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No Image for 22 BULLETS
Certification18 Our Rating
After a long, ruthless and successful career in the French mafia, Charly Matteļ has decided, very wisely, to hang up his murderous geezer coat and settle down to a quiet, loving, above board life with his family. One frosty morning Mattei is sprayed with bullets, miraculously survives and, to the bloody detriment of all he feels may have played a part in the attempted murder, devotes himself to a brutal revenge. find out more...
No Image for 35 SHOTS OF RUM
Certification15 Our Rating

This critically acclaimed movie is about the close relationship between a widowed father and his affectionate student daughter and shows a collection of scenes from their life. They live in a small Parisian flat, where Lionel escapes from the loneliness of his job and the memories of his losses and from which Josephine, who cannot properly develop her relationships with her neighbours, her surrogate 'mother' or her boyfriend, will soon fly.

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No Image for 36 QUAI DES ORFEVRES
Certification15 Our Rating
A morally ambivalent tale of two policemen involved in various battles; for the top job, to put an end to a violent gang, to protect their snitches and, we are led to believe, in the past over a woman. Both policemen bend the laws beyond the limits of decency to achieve their ends in this dark and gun-slinging thriller set against the backdrop of a neon-lit Paris underworld. find out more...
No Image for 5150 ELM'S WAY
Certification18 Our Rating

5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans for Ian. Beaulieu is a righteous psychopath and fanatic chess player who wants to rid the world of evil. And even though Ian has done nothing wrong, he is beaten, tortured and tormented before Beaulieu makes him an offer: win at chess and he is free to find out more...

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8 WOMEN (2008)
Certification15 Our Rating
The ageing patriot of a country estate set in the hauntingly beautiful landscape of French winter, is found dead shortly before the families Christmas celebrations. There are eight suspects, all female, all with an incentive, each with a secret and all in their own very different ways, remarkable. Eight Women is a gloriously enjoyable whodunit, clever, witty and visually sumptuous, but it's the cast, ye gods the cast! That lifts it all that extra level. Excellent find out more...
No Image for A BOUT DE SOUFFLE
CertificationPG Our Rating

Godard's hugely influential debut went on to inspire a new wave of French cinema and this is the film which epitomised the iconoclasm of the early Nouvelle Vague. Belmondo is the hip gangster, modelled on Bogart, whose escapades, including shooting a cop, leave him and his girlfriend on the run from both the cops and his enemies. The insolent casual style and cool moods make this the ultimate film noir.

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CertificationPG Our Rating
No Image for A CHRISTMAS TALE
Certification15 Our Rating
It's not seasonal goodwill that's brought the family of Vuillard together in the northwestern French town of Roubaix; matriarch Junon needs a favour, she's suffering from a genetic marrow disorder and needs one of her adult children to donate theirs. Narrative is second in this character led family comedy to the exploration of family rifts, hidden desires, past disputes, recriminations, family bitching etc. find out more...
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Certification15 Our Rating
Seventeen-year-old Claire Moutiers (Lola Naymark) has managed quite well since moving off her parents' farm and into a quaint studio in Angouleme. Her supermarket cashier's job pays the bills, but more importantly, it promises Claire enough spare time to design the intricately beautiful embroideries that are her passion. Claire's parents see little of their daughter, but they know she's OK. The "mysteriously vanishing" heads of cabbage that Claire regularly swipes from the family farm provide pr find out more...
No Image for A GOOD MARRIAGE
Certification15 Our Rating
Sabine, a young arts student, is fed up with her place as mistress to a married man and decides to get herself hitched. Her friend Clarisse suggests a prime candidate to her in the form of the eligible Edmond and the misguided Sabine sets her heart on, excuse me, taking him up the aisle. Edmond isn't easily convinced that he's the sort of guy who'll get married though. This simply plotted movie provides Rohmer with enough of an opportunity for some great dialogue exploring the nature of marriage find out more...
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Certification18 Our Rating
No Image for A L'INTERIEUR
Certification15 Our Rating
A pregnant woman is involved in a car accident in which her husband is killed. Later, about to give birth and living alone, she finds herself hunted by 'La Femme'; a knife, scissors and spike-wielding psychotic. find out more...
No Image for A MA SOEUR
Certification18 Our Rating
This is a brutal and painfully well observed drama about two teenaged sisters on their life changing holiday by the sea. Thirteen year old Anais watches her glamourous older sister experience first love with a mixture of awe and jaded detachment. It is this complex relationship between the sisters which gives the film its uncomfortable edge. Fans of Catherine Breillat will not be disappointed by this uncompromisingly honest film which portrays the aching chasm between the fantasy and reality of find out more...
No Image for A PROPHET
Certification18 Our Rating
Malik is the anti-hero of this somewhat mystical mini-epic of a movie. Just turned adult, illiterate, lacking a clear-cut ethnic identity, he finds himself doing 6 years in a prison run on the inside by a violent Corsican gang with the connivance of corrupt staff. With the guidance of the ghost of a now dead inmate Malik learns not just to read and write but to deal with the power politics of gangsterhood and it is his success at the latter that allows him to emerge from prison... There is a s find out more...
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Certification15 Our Rating
A feckless fantasist convinces the French authorities that he was a special operative during WW2 and propels himself into the higher echelons of the army. What makes a hero? How much can we choose our own identities? Can lying be a productive way of life? An intelligent film of irresistable charm. find out more...
No Image for A STRANGE PLACE TO MEET
Certification15 Our Rating
A superb cast brings to life this unusual story of two unlikely characters, who meet in a motorway layby, where the comings and goings reflect the vicissitudes of life. Through fair and foul weather the duo seem to be stuck together, but is it destined to be a lasting relationship? A finely directed and original film. find out more...
No Image for A SUMMER'S TALE
CertificationU Our Rating
Critically acclaimed tale of adolescent awakening. Gaspard a young man on summer vacation finds himself spoilt for choice as 3 young girls all show an interest in him. But holidays are short and choosing is only half the fun, the other half is sitting on the fence anticipating pleasure to come! Rohmer provides insights aplenty into matters of love, friendship, fidelity, loneliness, luck, destiny and desire. find out more...
No Image for A VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT
Certification15 Our Rating
Mathilde and Manech are teenagers in love, unfortunately their feelings have find out more...