MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 269 this week

In the House (2012)
"Dans la maison" (original title)

7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 13,857 users   Metascore: 72/100
Reviews: 32 user | 179 critic | 25 from Metacritic.com

A high school French teacher gets increasingly drawn into a precocious student's increasingly transgressive story about his relationship with a friend's family.

Director:

Writers:

(play), (screenplay)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 22 Dec 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 01 Jan 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 25 Feb 2013
 
a list of 24 titles
created 11 Mar 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: In the House (2012)

In the House (2012) on IMDb 7.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of In the House.
8 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Side Effects I (2013)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects.

Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law
Headhunters (2011)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary.

Director: Morten Tyldum
Stars: Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Margin Call (2011)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Follows the key people at an investment bank, over a 24-hour period, during the early stages of the financial crisis.

Director: J.C. Chandor
Stars: Zachary Quinto, Stanley Tucci, Kevin Spacey
Disconnect I (2012)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A drama centered on a group of people searching for human connections in today's wired world.

Director: Henry Alex Rubin
Stars: Jason Bateman, Jonah Bobo, Haley Ramm
Limitless I (2011)
Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access 100 percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers.

Director: Neil Burger
Stars: Bradley Cooper, Anna Friel, Abbie Cornish
Drama | History | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May 2011.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt
A Hijacking (2012)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen.

Director: Tobias Lindholm
Stars: Pilou Asbæk, Søren Malling, Dar Salim
The Conjuring (2013)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.

Director: James Wan
Stars: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6.

Director: Tomas Alfredson
Stars: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

When his pregnant fiancee becomes the latest victim of a serial killer, a secret agent blurs the line between good and evil in his pursuit of revenge.

Director: Kim Jee-woon
Stars: Byung-hun Lee, Min-sik Choi, In-seo Kim
Panic Room (2002)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A divorced woman and her diabetic daughter take refuge in their newly-purchased house's safe room, when three men break-in, searching for a missing fortune.

Director: David Fincher
Stars: Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker
Now You See Me I (2013)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

Director: Louis Leterrier
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Common, Mark Ruffalo
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Germain Germain
Ernst Umhauer ...
Claude Garcia
...
Jeanne Germain
...
Esther Artole
...
Rapha Artole père
Bastien Ughetto ...
Rapha Artole fils
Jean-François Balmer ...
Le proviseur du lycée Gustave Flaubert
...
Les jumelles Rosalie et Eugénie
Catherine Davenier ...
Anouk - la secrétaire
Vincent Schmitt ...
Bernard - le prof de maths
Jacques Bosc ...
Monsieur Garcia - le père de Claude
Stéphanie Campion ...
La première femme au balcon
...
La deuxième femme au balcon
Ronny Pong ...
Le Chinois
Jana Bittnerova ...
La doublure de la jumelle
Edit

Storyline

A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his work, but the boy's intrusion will unleash a series of uncontrollable events. Written by Production

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

There's always a way in.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 October 2012 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Dans la maison  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$35,214 (USA) (19 April 2013)

Gross:

$354,244 (USA) (24 May 2013)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Both François Ozon's parents were teachers. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Claude Garcia: To be continued.
See more »

Connections

References Teorema (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

The Shepherd Girl
(Arrangements Cheng Yu)
® & © The Extreme Music Library Ltd.
Avec l'autorisation de Extreme Music France
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Wicked
18 July 2013 | by See all my reviews

A wicked little movie that tries to brake boundaries and more than the fourth wall. It raises up a lot of questions and puts up the mirror to a lot of things, while continuously being funny and wicked at the same time. A hilarious attempt at describing what Art means nowadays or how we try to interpret it. Maybe even how we try to create it.

There is more than one story strand in this movie and they all get at least somewhat explored. And while some of those strands may feel like a cliché, the head on approach make them feel like a fresh take on it. You have to have an open mind about the movie and the way it is shot and told, but if you can do that, you might be able to enjoy this very much. Multiple views can also bring up new and exciting things you might not have seen first time around. Whatever the case, I can recommend this to anyone who wants to be intellectually challenged by watching a movie.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Was Claude's writing that good? clivey6
Is Germain's wife really barren? trupodur
Wonderful Film (TIFF) Jay-87
why did Germain lost his job? dsjkvf
Monsieur Ozon is a genius!! jerry4444
Claud- A Black or White Sheep?? akhil-taneja
Discuss In the House (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?