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Mémoires affectives (2004)

Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma.

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Alexandre Tourneur
Guy Thauvette ...
Joseph
Rosa Zacharie ...
Pauline Maksoud
Maka Kotto ...
Docteur Ba Kobhio
Line Rodier ...
Jeune infirmière / Young Nurse
Nathalie Coupal ...
Michelle Tourneur
Karine Lagueux ...
Sylvaine Tourneur
Stéphane Archambault ...
François
Robert Lalonde ...
Agent Drolet
Martin Héroux ...
Détective Jobin
Johanne-Marie Tremblay ...
Infirmière / Nurse
Francis Martineau ...
Physiothérapeute
Maxime Dumontier ...
Joseph jeune
Alexandre Harvey-Cormier ...
Alexandre jeune
Jean-François Gaudet ...
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Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma.

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Aspects of a minor version of Hitchcock's «Spellbound» ?
16 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Visually stunning, very atmospheric, good acting... in spite of all these qualities, this slow-moving movie is globally a disappointment : too many plot holes, not enough clues to have a reasonable chance of foreseeing the final «revelation» -- which, in itself, is very moving, but alas, on second though, looks «pasted-on», since one important character connected with it is only revealed as existing almost with that very end. Also disappointing is the use of «wrong» language (one blatant example : «je VAS...» instead of «je VAIS...»). Was another version, in better «international French», made for foreign markets ? If not, ironically said, what a «good» impression this movie would make on more learned viewers !


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