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Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

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Young Simone gets hit by a near fatal car crash, and as she questions her mortality, she also decides to have a baby. Her candidate for a father is her best friend Phillipe who happens to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Paule Baillargeon ...
Doctor in hospital
Emmanuel Bilodeau ...
Philippe's best friend
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Simone Prévost
R. Craig Costin ...
Hired car clerk
Joanne Côté ...
Monica
Frédéric Desager ...
Stéphane
Estelle Esse ...
Leather shop clerk
Lee C. Fobert ...
Car driver - Salt Lake City
Venelina Ghiaourov ...
Nurse
Richard S. Hamilton ...
Taxi driver
Marc Jeanty ...
Janvier
Alexis Martin ...
Philippe
Evelyne Rompré ...
Juliette
Ivan Smith ...
Doctor
Serge Thériault ...
Car driver
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Young Simone gets hit by a near fatal car crash, and as she questions her mortality, she also decides to have a baby. Her candidate for a father is her best friend Phillipe who happens to be seeing someone. He agrees, as long as they conceive in Salt Lake City, in the desert. The trip teaches many lessons about love, solitude, and self-discovery. Written by Jessie Skinner <dadroog@hotmail.com>

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11 February 1999 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

32nd Day of August on Earth  »

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CAD 189,154 (Canada)
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Lindberg
Written by Claude Péloquin / Robert Charlebois
Les Éditions Gamma
Performed by Robert Charlebois
Courtesy of Les Disques Gamma and Unidisc Music Inc.
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"Poetic"?
25 August 2003 | by (Montréal, Québec) – See all my reviews

I guess this is the kind of movie you'll like if you call a sheet of paper totally painted in a single color «art».

Long. Uninteresting (for the scenario part I mean, the visuals are quite good). Falsely "profound". I still can't believe the 3 minutes scene where they are sitting in the desert, looking at each other, than looking at the ground, then looking at each other, etc. No, I don't think action is required for a movie to be good, but I do believe a plot and a decent scenario is always a good idea.

And what to say about the end? When I saw it all I could think of was «I think I saw 10 movies that ended this way», and I felt like laughing (I believe it was supposed to make you cry, not sure, the "ambiance" thing everyone is talking about seems not to have worked on me). I believe listening to the silence is an activity as exciting as watching this movie.


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