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Les soeurs fâchées (2004)

Louise, younger sister, natural and straightforward, lives in province; Martine, older sister, beautiful and aloof, lives in the Parisian upper middle class. Louise has written a novel. On ... See full summary »

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Alexandra Leclère
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Isabelle Huppert ... Martine Demouthy
Catherine Frot ... Louise Mollet
François Berléand ... Pierre Demouthy
Brigitte Catillon Brigitte Catillon ... Sophie
Michel Vuillermoz Michel Vuillermoz ... Richard
Christiane Millet Christiane Millet ... Géraldine
Rose Thiéry Rose Thiéry ... Fernanda, la bonne
Bruno Chiche Bruno Chiche ... Charles
Jean-Philippe Puymartin ... L'éditeur
Aurore Auteuil Aurore Auteuil ... L'hôtesse accueil éditeur
Antoine Beaufils Antoine Beaufils ... Alexandre Demouthy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Philippe Breton Philippe Breton
Philippe Cacheux Philippe Cacheux
Françoise Dubois Françoise Dubois ... Hôtesse salon de coiffure
Denis Sylvain Denis Sylvain
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Storyline

Louise, younger sister, natural and straightforward, lives in province; Martine, older sister, beautiful and aloof, lives in the Parisian upper middle class. Louise has written a novel. On Monday she will go for an appointment with a publisher in Paris, which may change her life. She comes to live with Martine for three days. During three days, Louise and her obvious happiness exasperate Martine and set her life in glares..... Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

22 December 2004 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Jag och min syster See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,341,556 (France), 7 January 2005
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Alexandra Leclère met Isabelle Huppert and offered her her script while she was waiting outside school for her youngest son. See more »

Quotes

Martine: Happiness, there's more to life than just that !
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Connections

Features The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967) See more »

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Ah! Je Veux Vivre
Written by Charles Gounod
Performed by Patricia Petibon and Orchestre National de Lyon
under the direction of Yves Abel
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silly or haughty?
22 January 2005 | by chanrion_dSee all my reviews

This comedy of manners depicts too opposite sisters in a satire that is too crude and clichéd to be really moving. The Paris/province (rest of France)divide is a source of inspiration for many French comedies but the rotten humor and the engaging characters cannot make up for the very predictable plot.

Some moments are really funny though, there is a kind of tenderness in the caricatured portrait of each sister so all in all it's not such a bad try for a first film.

Eventually it's more a duel of two styles of acting, an encounter of 2 different actress with their own class. Not exactly a good film but a pleasant shot.


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