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And the Birds Rained Down (2019)

Il pleuvait des oiseaux (original title)
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Three elderly hermits live in the woods. While wildfires threaten the region, their quiet life is about to be shaken by the arrival of two women - A story of intertwined destinies, where love can happen at any age.

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Louise Archambault
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Cast

Credited cast:
Andrée Lachapelle ... Marie-Desneige
Gilbert Sicotte ... Charlie
Rémy Girard ... Tom
Kenneth Welsh ... Boychuck
Ève Landry ... Rafaëlle
Éric Robidoux ... Steve
Louise Portal ... Geneviève
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marie-Ginette Guay ... Mme Sullivan
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Quebec, Canada, Nowadays. Three elderly hermits live deep in the woods, cut off from the rest of the world. While wildfires threaten the region, their quiet life is about to be shaken by the arrival of two women - A luminous octogenarian, unjustly institutionalized her whole life, and a young photographer charged with interviewing survivors of the region's deadliest forest fire. After the death of the eldest hermit, the two women make an astonishing discovery: hundreds of paintings echoing his tragic experience related to that devastating fire. A story of intertwined destinies, where love can happen at any age. Written by Les films Outsiders

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13 September 2019 (Canada) See more »

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CAD4,300,000 (estimated)
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Final theatrical film of Andrée Lachapelle. See more »

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One hour, no more
25 November 2019 | by roussdeSee all my reviews

I had not been in a movie theater for a long, long time, watching the odd movie at home on my TV screen and choosing them from YouTube when possible. By doing so I can just stop whatever I am watching by a click and not waste my time but in a theater all one can do is get up and get out. Which I did after about one hour. That's all I could take of this rather boring film full of clichés and insipid dialogue. Some of the scenes were so ridiculous that it became embarrassing watching them. You don't have to believe me so just try and watch this needlessly long movie yourself. Good luck.


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