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Give Me Your Hand (2008)
"Donne-moi la main" (original title)

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Twin 18-year-olds hitchhike to their mother's funeral in Spain. The journey changes their lives forever.

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Quentin
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Clémentine
Samir Harrag ...
Hakim
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La Femme du Train
Fernando Ramallo ...
Angel
Patrick Hauthier ...
L'Homme de la Gare
Maya Borker ...
La Femme des Bois
Michel Grateau ...
Julian
Oswaldo Parma ...
Le vieil Homme dans la Voiture
Elsa Malterre ...
Nadège
Elodie Meurlargé ...
Mélody (as Elodie Meurlarger)
Jean-Pascal Abribat ...
Le Frère de Clémentine
Franck Guilbot ...
Le Propriétaire de la Ferme
Joël Pyrene ...
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Twin 18-year-olds hitchhike to their mother's funeral in Spain. The journey changes their lives forever.

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$2,434 (USA) (11 September 2009)

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Subtle and moving
10 February 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie made a very strong impression on me. It amazed me to see the other reviewer smashing it to smithereens. Clearly he/she did not get the point of the movie: the strange bond of twins, jealousy, betrayal. I found it profoundly moving and deeply sad. I highly recommend it for those who are interested in character development and not a splashy trashy film. The two brothers were extremely well played; the violence between the two of them seemed to indicate an unspoken attraction between the two of them. What is interesting that until it is made clear that the two are brothers, one could easily assume that they are lovers. The people they encounter on their journey serve only as catalysts to reinforce the depth of their strange bond.


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