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Mariages! (2004)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  21 April 2004 (France)
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On the day of the wedding of Johanna and Benjamin, her mother Gabrielle has carefully planned all the details to welcome family and guests in her house in the country and have an ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Didier Bezace ...
Lio ...
Antoine Duléry ...
Alexis Loret ...
Catherine Allégret ...
Chantal Dupré
Michel Lagueyrie ...
Jacques Dupré
Beata Nilska ...
Ingrid, la cantatrice
Marianne Groves ...
La cousine de Ben
Frédéric Maranber ...
Le cousin de Ben
Michel Dussarat ...
Roberta, le travesti
Gilles Gaston-Dreyfus ...
Le curé


On the day of the wedding of Johanna and Benjamin, her mother Gabrielle has carefully planned all the details to welcome family and guests in her house in the country and have an unforgettable ceremony. Benjamin does not recall in the morning his bachelor party with his best man Alex, who is in crisis in the relationship with his wife Valentine. She is having a secret affair with their friend, the wolf Dr. Hugo, who is married with the sweet Micky. When Valentine tells Alex that she wants the divorce, he becomes upset and disturbed, drinking a lot. During the presentation of the travesty Roberta, who had just arrived in the party to bring the wedding rings lost in the bachelor party in the cabaret where she works, Alex speeches disclosing a series of revelations in the relationships of his acquaintances and friends. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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21 April 2004 (France)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$41,335 (Belgium) (14 May 2004)


$12,279,626 (Europe) (28 May 2004)

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16 August 2005 | by (Eel Pie Island) – See all my reviews

'Mariages!' resembles 'Festen', with its observance of the dramatic unities, absence of special effects and minimal musical score. It upsets family values just as much, with plenty of wry wit from that women's point of view that is so refreshing in today's cinema. Yes, the male characters are all weak and unadmirable, and the women are all finding strength and freedom, but we are getting so used to that these days that it is hardly noticeable any more. "Another coward, like all men", says the Mathilde Seignet character, and that's it for the men in this movie. The story arc is well maintained, and the climax, for once, actually works, stitching it up nicely in the rom-com genre. There are passages where the picture almost doesn't work. At the start, we are not sure whether it is a wedding or a wedding rehearsal. The transvestite character almost doesn't fit in. But in the end, after the whole of adult society has been torn to bits, everything fits together again with a bit of philosophy. A satisfying piece of French film-making that miraculously avoids explicit sex.

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