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Release Date:
11 July 2001 (France) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
The ability to love. The inability to love... The hunger to love. See more »
Plot:
Shane and June Brown are an American couple honeymooning in Paris in an effort to nurture their new life together... See more » | Add synopsis »
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3 nominations See more »
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Unique and Poetic See more (66 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Vincent Gallo ... Shane Brown

Tricia Vessey ... June Brown

Béatrice Dalle ... Coré
Alex Descas ... Léo
Florence Loiret Caille ... Christelle (as Florence Loiret-Caille)

Nicolas Duvauchelle ... Erwan
Raphaël Neal ... Ludo
José Garcia ... Choart
Hélène Lapiower ... Malécot
Marilu Marini ... Friessen

Aurore Clément ... Jeanne
Bakary Sangaré ... Le Gardien de nuit
Lionel Goldstein ... Le Réceptioniste
Céline Samie ... La Femme de la brasserie
Arnaud Churin ... Le Routier
Slimane Brahimi ... L'Ami de Christelle
Alice Houri ... La Jeune fille du métre
Véra Chidyvar ... La Femme du Métro
Csilla Lukacs-Molnar ... Femme de chambre 1
Nelly Zargarian ... Femme de chambre 2
Rosa Nikolic ... Femme de chambre 3
Lacrita Massix ... L'Hôstesse de l'air
Myriam Theodoresco ... Les amoureux
Alexandre Uzureau de Martynoff ... Les amoureux
Laure Guérard ... La Femme haute talons
Albert Szpiro ... La Patient du dispensaire

Directed by
Claire Denis 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Claire Denis 
Jean-Pol Fargeau 

Produced by
Georges Benayoun .... producer
Françoise Guglielmi .... associate producer
Philippe Liégeois .... producer
Kazuko Mio .... co-producer
Jean-Michel Rey .... producer
Seiichi Tsukada .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Tindersticks 
 
Cinematography by
Agnès Godard 
 
Film Editing by
Nelly Quettier 
 
Casting by
James Calleri 
Nicolas Lublin 
Richard Rousseau 
 
Production Design by
Arnaud de Moleron 
 
Art Direction by
Etienne Rohde 
 
Costume Design by
Judy Shrewsbury 
Caroline Tavernier (costumer)
 
Makeup Department
Magali Ceyrat .... makeup artist: Béatrice Dalle
Michel Demonteix .... hair stylist: Béatrice Dalle
Danièle Vuarin .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Xavier Amblard .... production manager
Christine Gaymay .... unit manager
Fabien Pondevaux .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Patrick Boshart .... second assistant director
Gabriel Julien-Laferrière .... first assistant director (as Gabriel-Julien Laferriere)
 
Art Department
Nicolas Contre .... property master
 
Sound Department
Pascal Chauvin .... foley artist
Emmanuel Croset .... sound re-recording mixer assistant
Pascal Dedeye .... foley artist
Michel Filippi .... adr supervisor
Dominique Hennequin .... sound mixer
Jean-Louis Lebras .... boom operator
Jean-Louis Ughetto .... sound
Jean-Alexandre Villemer .... sound recordist
Jean-Christophe Winding .... sound editor (as Christophe Winding)
 
Special Effects by
Noel Chainbaux .... special effects assistant
 
Visual Effects by
David François .... digital artist
Christian Guillon .... visual effects producer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jean-Pierre Baronsky .... gaffer
Julien Bureau .... assistant camera
Pauline Coste .... second assistant camera
Gérard Delayat .... key grip (as Gérard Guingne Delayat)
Lionel Perrin .... additional first assistant camera
Thérèse Somano .... assistant camera
Richard Vidal .... electrician
 
Casting Department
James Calleri .... casting: USA
Audrey Gatimel .... extras casting
 
Editorial Department
Thomas Glaser .... assistant editor
Emmanuelle Pencalet .... first assistant editor
Anne-Cécile Vergnaud .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Dickon Hinchliffe .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Franck Belaiche .... production assistant (as Franck Prince)
Patrick Boshart .... location scout
Mathilde Cukierman .... location scout
Irene de Balasy .... production secretary
David Giordano .... production administrator
Zoe Zurstrassen .... script supervisor
 

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Also Known As:
"Gargoyle" - Japan (English title)
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Runtime:
101 min | Argentina:102 min (Mar del Plata Film Festival)
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The title of this film comes from a Frank Zappa song of the same name from the album "Freak Out!"See more »
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Crew or equipment visible: At time-stamp 56:49, a face (presumably the crew since no one is in the house) can be seen reflected in the glass door/window on the right of the screen.See more »
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26 out of 31 people found the following review useful.
Unique and Poetic, 14 June 2005
Author: SheBear from New Jersey

I was tired and ready for bed but my curiosity got the better of me and I put the DVD in, expecting just to watch a few minutes. 1 & 1/2 hours later the film was over and I didn't want it to be.

Trouble Every Day is a haunting vision of desire gone haywire. Light on story and big on aesthetics, the film moves silently like a sensual and terrible dream. You've got to hand it to Claire Denis - it could have all gone horribly wrong were it not for her ability to set just the right poetic tone and mood.

This film is lovely to look at and the camera work is captivating. There is such suspense when the camera follows the back of the chambermaid's neck. The lack of dialog is so hypnotic that when characters began speaking it was an unwelcome jolt. This was especially true of Vincent Gallo (Shane) whose whiny voice is strangely at odds with his intense and unique looks. Beatrice Dalle is perfect as Core who is more animal than human. Her one speaking line says everything you need to know about her character. There was not a moment that I didn't fully believe Core's plight and pity and fear her.

When the movie begins Core has already completely succumbed to the unexplained sickness that Shane spends most of the film trying to suppress. Core is locked indoors all day in an attempt to prevent her from killing but she finds her way out and eventually the prey comes to her.

The two much talked about cannibalism scenes occur pretty late in the film and are worthy of the fuss -they are stunning.

There isn't enough plot development to figure out exactly what is happening to these people or why. There could have been a bit more explanation but the ambiguity makes everything a bit creepier.

Then I went to bed and you can only imagine my dreams.

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