MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 38 this week

Abuse of Weakness (2013)
"Abus de faiblesse" (original title)

5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 186 users   Metascore: 79/100
Reviews: write review | 32 critic | 4 from Metacritic.com

A stroke-afflicted filmmaker is manipulated by a notorious con man.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 193 titles
created 11 Nov 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 25 Jul 2013
 
a list of 37 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 36 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 23 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Abuse of Weakness (2013)

Abuse of Weakness (2013) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Abuse of Weakness.
2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Perfect Love (1996)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Anatomy of a murder. Christophe has murdered Frédérique, his lover. He's in his 20s, an entrepreneur who likes to pick up chicks with his misogynist friend Philippe; she's in her 30s, a ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Isabelle Renauld, Francis Renaud, Laura Saglio
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Secrets, rumors and betrayals surround the upcoming marriage between a young dissolute man and virtuous woman of the French aristocracy.

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Asia Argento, Fu'ad Aït Aattou, Roxane Mesquida
The Sleeping Beauty (TV Movie 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A young princess is the subject of a tug-of-war among witches, as each struggles to find the suitable antidote to a death sentence inculcated by an evil sister.

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Carla Besnaïnou, Julia Artamonov, Kerian Mayan
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Desire for a subject that functions like a brief fling with no future as such, yet embellished by that very fact. Because something fleeting and futureless is not necessarrily pathetic or ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Sarah Pratt, Gilles Guillain, Marc Filipi
36 fillette (1988)
Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A night in the life of a young woman who wishes to learn and experience more of life. The men she meets have as much to learn from her as they can offer her, or more.

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Delphine Zentout, Etienne Chicot, Olivier Parnière
Sex Is Comedy (2002)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A director struggles to film a difficult, intimate sex scene between two actors who happen to hate each other.

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Anne Parillaud, Grégoire Colin, Roxane Mesquida
Art and Craft (2014)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

When one of the most prolific art forgers in US history is finally exposed, he must confront the legacy of his 30-year con.

Directors: Sam Cullman, Jennifer Grausman, and 1 more credit »
Fat Girl (2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A Ma Soeur! is a provocative and shocking drama about sibling rivalry, family discord and relationships. Elena is 15, beautiful and flirtatious. Her less confident sister, Anais, is 12, and... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Anaïs Reboux, Roxane Mesquida, Libero De Rienzo
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A middle-aged tough cop, Georges Deblache, is trying to help and protect a criminal, Manoni, that he has known since they were both young. He orders his younger colleague and friend, Didier... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Claude Brasseur, Lio, Nils Tavernier
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Catherine Breillat
Stars: Dominique Laffin, Marie-Hélène Breillat, Bertrand Bonvoisin
Tip Top (2013)
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Serge Bozon
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Sandrine Kiberlain, François Damiens
To Matthieu (2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Matthieu and Eric are two brothers who work at the same factory as their father in Normandy. When his father is dismissed for smoking on the factory floor, Matthieu is incensed and tries to have him reinstated, in vain. His brother has just got married and, with a child and mortgage on the way, is reluctant to stir up trouble. Likewise, Matthieu's fellow workers refuse to get involved. Then ... See full summary »

Director: Xavier Beauvois
Stars: Benoît Magimel, Nathalie Baye, Antoine Chappey
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Maud Schoenberg
Kool Shen ...
Vilko Piran
...
Andy
Christophe Sermet ...
Ezzé
Ronald Leclercq ...
Gino
Fred Lebelge ...
Présentateur TV
Tristan Schotte ...
Antoine
Daphné Baiwir ...
Hortense
Dimitri Tomsej ...
Louis
...
Père de Louis
Jean-François Lepetit ...
Jean-Paul
Marc De Bodin De Galembert ...
Avocat
Patrick Van Ackere ...
Kiné
François Stockmans ...
Professeur
Valérie Chavet ...
Orthophoniste
Edit

Storyline

A stroke-afflicted filmmaker is manipulated by a notorious con man.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

three word title

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

12 February 2014 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Abuse of Weakness  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Q+A from the Toronto International Film Festival (VIDEO) eo_guy
Discuss Abuse of Weakness (2013) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?