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L'oncle Charles (2012)

 -  Comedy  -  21 March 2012 (France)
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When Charles has an incurable disease, he is hit by a sudden resurgence of affection and decides to track down his sister in the west of France. But life can be full of surprises and one good thing often leads to another...

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Louise
Valérie Bonneton ...
Corinne
Arnaud Ducret ...
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Sophie de Furst ...
Élodie
Thomas Solivéres ...
Kevin
Cléo Revel ...
Rosalinde
Madeleine Revel ...
Rosalinde
Bruno Georis ...
Baudoin, le valet
Joe Sheridan ...
Docteur Duncan
Raphaëline Goupilleau ...
Léonie
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Pierre, le voisin
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Ratu
Patricia Vichmann ...
Rina
Michael Saccente ...
Docteur Clifford
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When Charles has an incurable disease, he is hit by a sudden resurgence of affection and decides to track down his sister in the west of France. But life can be full of surprises and one good thing often leads to another...

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Rather bad...
19 October 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love french movies especially comedies. But this one I did not like. I am not sure why I actually finished watching it. Sucked from the finger story failed to deliver anything other but nonsense. Nothing in this movie is believable including characters. It is hard to believe that a wealthy uncle can possibly be that dumb. The "family" is shown as a bunch of real idiots. I never figured out the "childhood accident" story. Nothing is funny either. The acting is not bad, but nothing special. The only scenes in this movie I enjoyed was the view from the uncle's house. I think IMDb should cut a slack for a first reviewer who can't come up with 10 lines.


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