Three half-brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral. After being told of their inheritance they quickly spend the money, only to find out that they will not receive it after all. The... See full summary »
Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, bathing and sunburn accompany a continual succession of casual affairs.
A second-class horror movie has to be shown at Cannes Film Festival, but, before each screening, the projectionist is killed by a mysterious fellow, with hammer and sickle, just as it happens in the film to be shown.
I saw it at the Colcoa film festival here in L.A. It was a delight, so fresh, so full of life and such a fluid camera/directing. It won the COLCOA 2006 prize and after a week of great movies this one was my favorite. It reminds me somehow the freshness of movies by Cedric Klapish, another great director. There were no major actors in the film, which probably was for budget reasons. But it is refreshing to watch a movie without a celebrity wearing the pants of regular people. It was a great experience to hear the audience enjoying it an laughing so much. How often do I laugh watching a movie that often? Everyone left the DGA theater so happy after the movie! Maybe I am biased, but I hope that movie will be at some point released in the US. I just want people to have a great time like I did.
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