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February 15, 1839 (2001)

15 février 1839 (original title)
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Charles Hindelang
Pierre Rivard ...
Guillaume Levesque
Mario Bard ...
Henri Brien
Yvon Barrette ...
Osias Primeau
Denis Trudel ...
Jacques Yelle
Luc Proulx ...
Simon Payeur
Stéphane F. Jacques ...
Jean-Baptiste Laberge
Benoît Dagenais ...
Alphonse Lécuyer
Jean Guy ...
Joe Dumouchel
Jean-François Blanchard ...
Jean-Joseph Girouard
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François-Xavier Prieur
Roch Castonguay ...
Jean Yelle
Jerry Snell ...
Lewis Harkin
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26 January 2001 (Canada)  »

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Budget:

CAD 3,100,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$45,610 (USA) (26 January 2001)

Gross:

$248,093 (USA) (9 February 2001)
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Un film magnifique
2 July 2002 | by (Torrance, CA USA) – See all my reviews

Luc Picard is a great actor. I've seen several of his films and I think this is his best performance. Pierre Falardeau, despite his seemingly extreme separatist views, makes powerful films. His comments about not caring what they thought of his film in remote parts of English Canada are really arrogant, but I can't wait to see what he gives us next. And Sylvie Drapeau was wonderful in this one, too.


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