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Evening Class (1967)

Cours du soir (original title)
Jacques Tati teaches an acting class about the subtleties of certain types of people to a group of eager (but not very talented) students.

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Nicolas Ribowski (as Nicolas Rybowski)

Writer:

Jacques Tati
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Jacques Tati ... Monsieur Hulot
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Jacques Tati teaches an acting class about the subtleties of certain types of people to a group of eager (but not very talented) students.

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France

Language:

French

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1967 (France) See more »

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Specta Films See more »
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This title is featured on the Criterion Collection DVD for _Playtime (1967)_, released in 2001. See more »

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Monsieur Hulot: [Last line] For homework, practice everywhere you can.
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Not one of Tati's better works
24 July 2001 | by zetesSee all my reviews

Cours du soir is a sometimes funny Tati short, but it's own format harms it quite a bit. The film is of Tati teaching a night class how to mime as he does. It's not too funny watching Tati mime in front of a class. The tennis and horse riding bits are sort of lame. The postmen skit was done much better in the earlier short School for Postmen. The only really good thing in the film is his fisherman sketch. Otherwise, it's not too great. Nice to watch if you are a Tati fan. 6/10.


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