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French Film Review: Delicieux, Directed by Eric Besnard

France, at the dawn of the Revolution, the last giddy fling for the greedy and bewigged aristocrats before the world as they know it...

French Cinema: Profile of Actor Denis Lavant

His uniquely physical style and haunting performances have made this legendary actor one of France’s most extraordinary and unusual screen stars. When asked about casting...

French Film Review: La Boîte Noire, Directed by Yann Gozlan

When a brand new top-of-the-range aircraft crashes en route from Dubai to Paris, black box analyst Mathieu (Pierre Niney) is called in to discover...

French Film Review: Madame Claude

Sassy, smart and blatantly sexy, this is an energetic thrill-ride through the exploits of real-life society madam Madame Claude. It’s 1960s Paris and Fernande...

French Film Review: La Vie Scolaire

Crack open the popcorn and head over to Netflix for this critically-acclaimed, award-winning slice of French school life. The comedy-drama tells the tale of...

French Film Review: Radin! Starring Dany Boon

Dany Boon stars as 40-something miser extraordinaire François Gautier in this 2016 comedy directed by Fred Cavayé, whose English title is Penny Pincher! François is...

French Film Review: L’Aranacoeur Directed by Pascal Chaumeil

What’s not to love about this movie? As far as rom-coms go, it’s got all the essential ingredients: beautiful people in beautiful places; hilariously...

Film Review: Le Jeu, Directed by Fred Cavayé

The clever plotline of this movie, which is available on Netflix, is woven out of a very simple conceit. A group of friends get...

French Film Review: By the Grace of God, Directed by François...

Based on the child-abuse scandal still rocking France, By the Grace of God is a harrowing and downright nauseating account of three men's quest...

French Film Reviews: Mon Garçon, Starring Guillaume Canet

Mad with anguish and guilt following his son Mathys's abduction, Julien embarks on a vigilante-style mission to track down his child and bring his...