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Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

Young Simone is involved in a near fatal car crash, and as she questions her mortality, she also decides to have a baby. Her candidate for a father is her best friend Phillipe who happens ... See full summary »

Director:

Denis Villeneuve
2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Pascale Bussières ... Simone
Alexis Martin ... Philippe
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paule Baillargeon ... Hospital Doctor
Emmanuel Bilodeau ... Best Friend
R. Craig Costin R. Craig Costin ... Car Rental Clerk - Salt Lake City
Joanne Côté Joanne Côté ... Monica
Frédéric Desager Frédéric Desager ... Stéphane
Estelle Esse Estelle Esse ... Tanning Salon Receptionist
Lee Fobert ... Motorist - Salt Lake City (as Lee C. Fobert)
Venelina Ghiaourov Venelina Ghiaourov ... Nurse
Richard S. Hamilton Richard S. Hamilton ... Taxi Driver - Salt Lake City
Marc Jeanty Marc Jeanty ... Janvier
Stéphane Lefebvre ... Aggressor / Stuntman
Evelyne Rompré Evelyne Rompré ... Juliette
Ivan Smith Ivan Smith ... Clinic Doctor
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Storyline

Young Simone is involved in a near fatal car crash, and as she questions her mortality, she also decides to have a baby. Her candidate for a father is her best friend Phillipe who happens to be seeing someone. He agrees, as long as they conceive in Salt Lake City, in the desert. The trip teaches many lessons about love, solitude, and self-discovery. Written by Jessie Skinner <dadroog@hotmail.com>

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Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

-Bande-annonce du film

Country:

Canada

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

11 February 1999 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

August 32nd on Earth See more »

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Max Films Productions See more »
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Denis Villeneuve's directorial film debut. See more »

Connections

References Jean Seberg: American Actress (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Lindberg
Written by Claude Péloquin / Robert Charlebois
Les Éditions Gamma
Performed by Robert Charlebois
Courtesy of Les Disques Gamma and Unidisc Music Inc.
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Triumphant
16 October 1999 | by dilcsiSee all my reviews

This wonderful and surprising movie is one of the most memorable and affecting Canadian films of the past decade. Acting is outstanding, mise-en-scene stylish and compelling. Well worth making a special effort to see...


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