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There Were Days... and Moons (1990)
"Il y a des jours... et des lunes" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  11 April 1990 (France)
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How can moon and time affect human mood and fate? In the manner of a Greek tragedy , this movie shows how the chaos of life ineluctably propels its characters towards violence and alienation.

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Le camionneur qui n'est pas au bout de ses routes / The truckdriver
Patrick Chesnais ...
Le médecin qui aime trop ses patientes / The doctor
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Une femme seule / The lone woman
Marie-Sophie L. ...
Une femme naïve / Sophie
Francis Huster ...
Le prêtre qui croit à l'amour / The priest
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La vie à pile ou face / The innkeeper
Philippe Léotard ...
Le chanteur abandonné / The abandonned singer
Gérard Darmon ...
Un motard lunatique / The moody policeman
Paul Préboist ...
Le retraité qui sait tout / The retired man who knows everything
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Le retraité nostalgique / Sophie's father
Véronique Silver ...
Le femme qui aura toujours 19 ans / Sophie's mother
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La femme au petit caillou / The innkeeper's wife
Charles Gérard ...
L'homme au couteau / The cooker
Michel Creton ...
L'homme à l'autre couteau / The excited man with the knife
Caroline Micla ...
La mariée d'une nuit / Caroline, the bride
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How can moon and time affect human mood and fate? In the manner of a Greek tragedy , this movie shows how the chaos of life ineluctably propels its characters towards violence and alienation.

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Ci sono dei giorni... e delle lune...  »

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Lelouch is Lelouch
18 November 2001 | by (Bristol, England) – See all my reviews

A combination of chance and coincidence bring together a number of events and personalities during 24 hours, leading ultimately to the death of one of them. A typical and excellent Lelouch film, mixing simplicity and surrealism to show us a little about "la vie humaine". If you like Lelouch, you'll love this.


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