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Le nouveau protocole (2008)

A man investigating his son's death learns some horrific truths about the pharmaceutical industry.

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Thomas Vincent
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Clovis Cornillac ... Raoul Kraft
Marie-Josée Croze ... Diane
Dominique Reymond Dominique Reymond ... Louise Verneuil
Stéphane Hillel Stéphane Hillel ... Pleynel
Gilles Cohen Gilles Cohen ... William
Xavier Boulanger Xavier Boulanger ... Le contremaître
Frédéric Bocquet Frédéric Bocquet ... L'employé de la morgue
Suzanne Wognin Suzanne Wognin ... Employée de l'hôpital
Carole Richert Carole Richert ... Mère de Franck
Jeannel Jeannel ... Le beau père de Franck
Philippe Ohrel Philippe Ohrel ... Expert d'assurance
Ysmahane Yaqini Ysmahane Yaqini ... Hôtesse Nextys
Anne Baudoux Anne Baudoux ... Assistante de Pleynel
Leila Feravet Leila Feravet ... L'attachée de presse Hexalor
Philippe Fléchaire Philippe Fléchaire ... Présentateur
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A man investigating his son's death learns some horrific truths about the pharmaceutical industry.

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Official Sites:

Studio Canal [France]

Country:

France

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French | German | English | Tagalog

Release Date:

19 March 2008 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

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Mandarin Films See more »
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2.35 : 1
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Interesting premise, weak story, abysmal execution
17 May 2012 | by vostfSee all my reviews

Typical subsidised French movie. The premise was enough for the whole thing to get the green-light, but it's really a flimsy story. Of course that means we had an untalented director attached very early in development (it takes a lot of duds in France for untalented people to be phased out of film production) so, to put it more kindly, with a director who only delivered widely unimpressive flicks in the past no wonder the whole movie flies below the radar of quality. Yuck, it's a stealth movie designed to nose-dive into oblivion.

Too bad for the leads, Clovis Cornillac and Marie-Josée Croze are both talented and they do quite well with one-dimensional characters who are overwhelmingly passive, at a loss and irresolute for most of the movie. Who could then turn a vaguely good premise into gold, or bronze yet, with only a handful of rusty nails? It's really sad to see a whole feature budget swallowed by something which barely looks like a mediocre TV movie.


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