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Je t'aime, je t'aime (1968)

Recovering from an attempted suicide, a man is selected to participate in a time travel experiment that has only been tested on mice. A malfunction in the experiment causes the man to ... See full summary »

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Olga Georges-Picot ...
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Le technicien qui vient chercher Ridder
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Jan Rouffer, le chef du centre de recherches de Crespel
Yves Kerboul ...
Le technicien au tableau noir
Dominique Rozan ...
Le médecin de Crespel / Doctor Haesserts
Annie Bertin ...
La jeune femme à la trompette
Jean Michaud ...
Le directeur de la maison de diffusion
Claire Duhamel ...
Jane Swolfs
Bernard Fresson ...
Bernard Hannecart
Sylvain Dhomme ...
L'homme qui invite Ridder à dîner
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Marcelle Hannecart
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Recovering from an attempted suicide, a man is selected to participate in a time travel experiment that has only been tested on mice. A malfunction in the experiment causes the man to experience moments from his past in a random order. Written by Andy Taylor <mimyandy@interlog.com>

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The past is the present and future in Alain Resnais' new time machine. See more »

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24 April 1968 (France)  »

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Te amo, te amo  »

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$7,250, 21 February 2014, Limited Release

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$71,717, 31 December 2014
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Claude Ridder: Catherine. Catherine... I love you. Do you hear me? I love you. It was the only reason. Long before you die. And now I'm dead. I'm cold. I hear my words. It's the drug... How likely I'll survive? Oh yeah, 100% if I were a rat. Then I'm a rat, because I'm alive. Now see... anyway still have to wait four minutes. And the rat? Where is the rat?
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Back to the future (resnais style)
22 December 2010 | by See all my reviews

After having seen three films of Alain Resnais over the past few years 'Last year at Marienbad, 'Hiroshima Mon Amour' and 'Mon Oncle d'Amerique' I think he is a director well worth the effort to learn a little more about.

Resnais plays with time here and films directly what happens in the conscious of the protagonist. Impossible to place in time and place a linear narrative from the short fragmatic bursts of scenes. Eventually these scenes, disposed and diced, give the mesh or framework leading to his eventual suicide attempt. To make things more confusing it is possible that some scenes are in fact his fantasies and he didn't live them at all.

I like very much films that deal with time and space when handled by great directors. You leave the cinema often slightly confused as you are thrown back into reality. The film calls for a lot of reflection.


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