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Un jeu d'enfants (2001)

Content with two children in an upper class French marriage, a woman finds herself faced with visions of rape, violence and the supernatural. Her husband, a successful businessman also ... See full summary »

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Laurent Tuel
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Karin Viard ... Marianne Fauvel
Charles Berling ... Jacques Fauvel
Ludivine Sagnier ... Daphnée
Camille Vatel Camille Vatel ... Aude Fauvel
Alexandre Bongibault Alexandre Bongibault ... Julien Fauvel
Aurélien Recoing ... Inspecteur Mayens
Manuela Gourary Manuela Gourary ... Madame Worms
Pierre Julien Pierre Julien ... Monsieur Worms
Idwig Stephane Idwig Stephane ... Le Patron
Jean-Claude Perrin Jean-Claude Perrin ... L'Archiviste
Gérard Dauzat Gérard Dauzat ... L'Ophtalmo
Daniel Isoppo Daniel Isoppo ... Le Médecin (as Daniel Issopo)
Ahmed Guedayia Ahmed Guedayia ... Le Livreur
Hervé Colombel Hervé Colombel ... Réparateur 1 (as Hervé 'Axel' Colombel)
Martin Amic Martin Amic ... Réparateur 2
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Content with two children in an upper class French marriage, a woman finds herself faced with visions of rape, violence and the supernatural. Her husband, a successful businessman also starts experiencing hallucinations in which he often ends up physically hurt. Their babysitter hangs herself and the children begin acting strangely, their sadistic behavior arousing suspicion. It becomes apparent that the children's bodies have been possessed/inhabited by two dirty, old people. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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Country:

France

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

20 June 2001 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Child's Game See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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Budget:

FRF 7,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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So so...
25 May 2003 | by valdezlopezSee all my reviews

I read a small article about this title on a magazzine. It was hailed as being in the middle of The Others (Alejandro Amenábar) and Rosemary's Baby (Roman Polansky). I rest my case.

With those recommendations, I expected a little bit more. No, not gorish images, or special effects, or unexpected twists. Because none of that appears.

I waited for memorable characters, or memorable scenes. None of which appears either.

It was a rather... -fair- movie. I didn't waisted my time watching it, but it sure felt I was fooled by the article that talk about it.


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