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Les beaux jours (2013)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 19 June 2013 (France)
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The retired dentist Caroline attends a class for computer users. Although she is married, she falls in love with her significantly younger lecturer. It turns out he used to visit her ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Caroline dite Caro
... Julien (as Laurent Lafitte de la Comédie Française)
... Philippe
Jean-François Stévenin ... Roger
... Chantal
Catherine Lachens ... Sylviane
Alain Cauchi ... Jacky
... Jocelyne dite Jojo
Marc Chapiteau ... Hugues
... Paul
Olivia Côte ... Lydia - la prof de théâtre (as Olivia Cote)
Émilie Caen ... L'hôtesse des Beaux Jours (as Emilie Caen)
Eléonore Bernheim ... Lise
Maud Le Guenedal ... Rebecca
Roman Tabar-Nouval ... Le petit Arthur
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The retired dentist Caroline attends a class for computer users. Although she is married, she falls in love with her significantly younger lecturer. It turns out he used to visit her surgery because primarily in order to enjoy her view. Her husband finds out about her affair with this admirer. Written by Anonymous

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Bright Days Ahead  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$4,919, 27 April 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$9,059, 4 May 2014
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Swiss certificate # 1009.486. See more »

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Around 00:33:14, Sarah is joining her hands. On the next shot, she's eating pizza. On the next shot, she's joining her hands again. See more »

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Caroline: I know half the town and the other half knows me!
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Les mots bleus
Music by Christophe (as Daniel Bevilacqua)
Lyrics by Jean-Michel Jarre
Performed by Christophe
(1974)
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Meh
24 April 2014 | by See all my reviews

I'm a longtime fan of Ardant from way back when I first saw her in a French TV "feuilleton" (Les Dames de la Cote). I wish she'd had a better script here. There were too many clichés and stereotypes. For me the story felt as flat as her hair color. Perhaps the bad blonde was meant to age her. She's much better and sexier as a brunette. In my opinion the best performance was by Patrick Chesnais as her husband. He was pitch perfect. There was a lot of potential for a more interesting film and it failed. But then again I haven't read the source material (book) so perhaps there just wasn't enough there to begin with. I'm glad that I saw it, but was disappointed despite the fact that it's always good to see Fanny.


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