MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 89,235 this week

Par suite d'un arrêt de travail... (2008)

5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 84 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 3 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

Vus
a list of 1209 titles
created 07 Sep 2012
 
a list of 315 titles
created 02 Feb 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Par suite d'un arrêt de travail... (2008)

Par suite d'un arrêt de travail... (2008) on IMDb 5.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Par suite d'un arrêt de travail....
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Patrick Timsit ...
Marc Roux
...
Vincent Disse
...
Fabienne
...
Valérie
Bibi Naceri ...
Aziz
Philippe Duquesne ...
Pierrot
...
Un routier italien
Raffaele Pisu ...
Vincenzo Del Angelo
Chick Ortega ...
Le patron du bowling
Jo Prestia ...
Un routier gréviste
Elisabeth Commelin ...
L'infirmière en grève
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Virginia Anderson ...
Jeanne
...
Le routier italien du barrage
Laurence Emer ...
La femme bourgeoise
Eric Etcheverry ...
Le cadre
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 July 2008 (France)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Road movie with social background
11 January 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is a relatively classic road movie. Following a general strike disrupting all transports in France, 2 guys, that everything oppose except that they both want to go to Rome, decide to do the way together in the Mercedes of one of them. Marc (Patrick Timsit) works in the top management of a freight company. He goes to Rome to negotiate with an Italian firm, with intent to buy it and boost his career. He is ambitious, voting conservative and despising the strikers blocking all roads. Vincent (Charles Berling) on the other hand, is more mysterious, provoking Marc all the time.

The trip from Paris to Rome, which was supposed to last one night, takes a new turn when the car is stolen during a pause. From there, it becomes a road trip during which you get a chance to know more about their lives, and how they can learn from each other to become better.

It is a kind of social comedy, it can make you smile once or twice. It keeps going with new events refuelling the pace of the journey, which becomes a real odyssey. I am not sure I will remember it in a few weeks, but I quite enjoyed the 1h22 travelling with them.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?