A French tradesman travels in time and liberates an oppressed tribe in another world.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

La croisière (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Pascale Pouzadoux
Stars: Charlotte de Turckheim, Line Renaud, Marilou Berry
Fiston (2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Alex is in love with Sandra since childhood but has never dared approach her.He asks Antoine, a lonely writer to help him seduce her, because in his time he was the only one to conquer the heart of the mother.

Director: Pascal Bourdiaux
Stars: Kev Adams, Franck Dubosc, Nora Arnezeder
Podium (2004)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Bernand Fréderic is a mediocre bank executive, married, with a son. He used to have another profession: look-a-like of French star Claude François. Now, with the Imitators Gala Night coming... See full summary »

Director: Yann Moix
Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde, Jean-Paul Rouve, Julie Depardieu
Paris 36 (2008)
Drama | Music | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A man is charged with murder. He is Pigoil, the aging stage manager at Chansonia, a music hall in a Paris faubourg. His confession is a long flashback to New Year's Eve, 1935, when he ... See full summary »

Director: Christophe Barratier
Stars: Gérard Jugnot, Clovis Cornillac, Kad Merad
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A Belge-Francophobe customs officer is forced to team up with a Frenchman during the elimination of the Franco-Belge borders in the 90s.

Director: Dany Boon
Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde, Dany Boon, Christel Pedrinelli
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Algeria, the 1930s. Younes is nine years old when he is put in his uncle's care in Oran. Rebaptized Jonas, he grows up among the Rio Salado youths, with whom he becomes friends. Emilie is ... See full summary »

Director: Alexandre Arcady
Stars: Nora Arnezeder, Fu'ad Aït Aattou, Anne Parillaud
Angélique I (2013)
Adventure | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In France, prior to Louis XIV ascending the throne, a young baroness is forced to marry against her will and is caught up in a web of treachery and murder, threatening her and her husband, whom she has come to love deeply.

Director: Ariel Zeitoun
Stars: Nora Arnezeder, Gérard Lanvin, Tomer Sisley
The Valet (2006)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A porter and a top-model have to pretend to be a couple in order to salvage a CEO's marriage.

Director: Francis Veber
Stars: Gad Elmaleh, Alice Taglioni, Daniel Auteuil
Louise-Michel (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

What to do when the workers of a factory have been laid off overnight? Louise has an original idea: why not pool the compensation money to ... hire a hit man and to liquidate the boss? ... See full summary »

Directors: Benoît Delépine, Gustave Kervern
Stars: Yolande Moreau, Bouli Lanners, Benoît Poelvoorde
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Gus (played by Guillaume Canet) suffers from narcolepsy. He falls asleep all the time and has dreams about supermen from comics (Van Damme would play one of these supermen, a short & secret appearance).

Directors: Tristan Aurouet, Gilles Lellouche
Stars: Guillaume Canet, Zabou Breitman, Benoît Poelvoorde
The Escape (1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Gérard Oury
Stars: Pierre Richard, Victor Lanoux, Raymond Bussières
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Alex wants to adopt a charming 5-year old little girl Miley, who lives in Thailand. But according to the laws of this country adoptive parents need to be a registered couple. Alex inciting ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Clavier
Stars: Christian Clavier, Jean Reno, Muriel Robin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Rémy Bassano
...
Lucile
Michel Duchaussoy ...
Mutr van Kimé
...
Rimé Kiel
Pascal Elso ...
Serge Vitali
...
Delphine
Augustin Legrand ...
Kerté / Zotan
Mathias Mlekuz ...
Bali
Zofia Moreno ...
Cara
...
La libraire
Florence Loiret Caille ...
Omi (as Florence Loiret-Caille)
...
Antoine Geller
Baptiste Jaubert ...
Théo
Nova-Louna Castano ...
Lisa
Laurent Labasse ...
Terrassier 1
Edit

Storyline

A French tradesman travels in time and liberates an oppressed tribe in another world.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 November 2007 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A birodalom visszavár  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

€18,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting premise, but lacks real punch
3 November 2008 | by (the big screen) – See all my reviews

Les Deux Mondes or Two Worlds is initially intriguing, beguiling and like Time Bandits has a nice take on time travel, anthropology, and finding your life again.

Sounds great.

And in places it is. However, and for us it's a big however, it all loses its way half way through and becomes even somewhat clichéd.

Never boring, it is a fairly interesting watch, but it fails to carry its own premise to really interesting places- it just simply runs of out steam and ends up looking like a computer game of Civ in places...

An interesting attempt sure, with some brilliance at the beginning, but by the time the tribes have resolved their differences in the other world we're only a third of the way through the film and there's just not enough arc left to carry this to a great destination.

Watchable, but lacks the real punch that would have lifted this beyond its great start...


12 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Delphine junk_Email76
Discuss Les deux mondes (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?