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Thelma, Louise et Chantal (2010)

 |  Comedy  |  3 March 2010 (France)
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Chantal, Gabrielle and Nelly set out on a road trip through rural France to attend the wedding of an ex-boyfriend. During the journey many unexpected and surprising events happen to them, ... See full summary »

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Nelly
Caroline Cellier ...
Gabrielle
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Chantal
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Philippe
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Elisa
Sébastien Huberdeau ...
Mathieu
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Nicolas
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Huguette
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Hugo
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La mariée
Stéphane Metzger ...
Bruno
Joséphine de Meaux ...
Sophie
Nicolas Schweri ...
Clément
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Garagiste casse
Marie Gili-Pierre ...
Dame de la casse
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Chantal, Gabrielle and Nelly set out on a road trip through rural France to attend the wedding of an ex-boyfriend. During the journey many unexpected and surprising events happen to them, revealing the distinct personalities of these three very different women. Together they share all the stress, despair, self-doubt and joy of what it is to be a fifty-something French woman in 2009 and they talk openly about their relationships with men. Funny, fragile and moving, these women will leave you in tears of laughter and sadness. Written by Anonymous

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Adorabili amiche  »

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Tous les garçons et les filles
Performed by Vanessa Paradis
Lyrics by Françoise Hardy
Music by Françoise Hardy and Roger Samyn
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Formulaic but funny
26 January 2014 | by (San Diego, California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is a tried and tested formula. Take three characters of the same sex, put them into a situation where they have to interact for an extended period under stressful circumstances, and then explore the relationships that develop. The formula however tends to lend itself to rapid degeneration into either the ridiculous, if it is being milked for laughs, or the melodramatic if it is played for drama. It is much to the credit of all concerned that Thelma, Louise et Chantal manages to avoid both traps and turn in a pleasant evening's entertainment.

Plenty of laughs - including some great subtle plays on words and misunderstandings. A tiny bit of slapstick. Some bathos for seasoning. And a plot development that is entirely believable from start to finish, even including the running gag of the frozen dog corpse.

Believable characters, too. As the film progresses, each of the women is forced to drop her walls of pretense, face up to her own shortcomings, and become open and honest with her traveling companions. If some of the bit parts seem two dimensional, this is almost inevitable given the size of their roles, and only serves to add body to the three middle aged women who are the focus of our attention.

I've complained before about the sound quality of French films. It appears that the studios have, at long last, learned how to process their sound tracks properly, because in this film I found nothing to criticize - interior, exterior and "in car" sound recordings were all crystal clear and intelligible. Finally!

Enjoy it. It was fun.


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