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The Feelings Factory (2008)

La fabrique des sentiments (original title)
A successful woman searches for romance by speed dating in this drama. Eloise has a great job and a great education, but she's looking for love. Can a couple of minutes be the key to finding true love?

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Jean-Marc Moutout
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elsa Zylberstein ... Éloïse
Jacques Bonnaffé ... André
Bruno Putzulu ... Jean-Luc
Hiam Abbass ... Professeur Sterne
Anne-Katerine Normant Anne-Katerine Normant ... Marie
Jean Ségani Jean Ségani ... Me Fontanel (as Jean Segani)
Octave Novel Octave Novel ... Adrien
Josiane Stoléru Josiane Stoléru ... La mère
Nathaly Coualy Nathaly Coualy ... Sonia
Gérard Watkins Gérard Watkins ... Michel
Marceline Loridan Ivens Marceline Loridan Ivens ... Esther (as Marceline Loridan-Ivens)
Scali Delpeyrat ... Alexandre
Serge Renko Serge Renko ... Bertrand
Eric Bougnon Eric Bougnon ... Brice
Carole Baillien Carole Baillien ... Françoise
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A successful woman searches for romance by speed dating in this drama. Eloise has a great job and a great education, but she's looking for love. Can a couple of minutes be the key to finding true love?

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France

Language:

French

Release Date:

6 February 2008 (France) See more »

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1.85 : 1
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14 July 2008 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

For a movie that's called Feelings Factory (international/english title), there's not many feelings floating around here. Of course this is meant to be like that, to show us, that right now there is not much love floating around.

And even if we believe in the "concept" of love, we try to find it the wrong ways. Like at love shows, on the internet etc. (not actually anything that is in the movie, those are just examples). Well the good news is, that it achieves it's goal. The bad news? It achieves it's goals! While the characters are portrayed great by the actors, you're not really into them. You're not really feeling them or care for them, that much. Which leaves you with a bad taste at the end of the movie or at least a confused feeling ...


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