En épousant Sarah, une viticultrice de St Emilion qui a déjà eu deux maris, trois filles et dont le premier amour est aujourdhui le mari de sa propre ex-femme et le beau-père de sa fille, ...
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The unemployed Duval is contacted by a mysterious organization to transcribe intercepted calls. He accepts the job with no suspicions, since it restores stability to his life, but it will soon result in political shenanigans of all kinds.
Anouk, a fourteen-year-old ninth grader, has to spend a week's work experience as part of her school curriculum. As she cannot get an internship at the TV channel she wanted to go to, her ... See full summary »
Clément, a young philosophy teacher from Paris is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair-stylist, who becomes his lover. They're free in their hearts and bodies and ... See full summary »
An engaged but apolitical nurse gets involved in a far-right political party. Based on numerous recent events in France, it becomes about how Front National operates and how it is perceived by the French.
Romain Faubert is a 39 year old, single, medical photographer.. and a raging hypochondriac. His doctor and only friend Dr. Dimitri Zvenka, thinks he knows a cure for Romain: dating. But ... See full summary »
A French public servant from Provence is banished to the far North. Strongly prejudiced against this cold and inhospitable place, he leaves his family behind to relocate temporarily there, with the firm intent to quickly come back.
En épousant Sarah, une viticultrice de St Emilion qui a déjà eu deux maris, trois filles et dont le premier amour est aujourdhui le mari de sa propre ex-femme et le beau-père de sa fille, Jean ne se doutait pas quil allait devoir passer le réveillon de Noël avec toute la tribu. Ce qui napparaissait déjà pas comme une sinécure va alors se transformer en cauchemar, quand Sarah va lui offrir son premier cadeau : elle porte leur enfant...
Ce que Sarah ignore, cest que son mari est stérile. Et pour cause : il ne lui a pas dit quand il se sont rencontrés, de peur de la perdre. Il connaissait en effet son désir davoir un dernier enfant et na pas osé lui avouer sa condition.
Les soupçons de Jean vont bien sûr très vite se porter sur les ex de sa femme. Mais entre Xavier, le commissaire de police qui se lance en politique, Eric, le directeur du Centre dArt Contemporain de Bordeaux et Thomas, la vedette de rap commercial, comment savoir qui est le coupable et confondre le géniteur de lenfant, ...
I don't really what to say about this strange movie. First, it looks more like a play as it's a Christmas Eve with several couples reunited in a mansion. Like mostly all movies based plays, the pace is slow, dull and very talkative so in other words, not very cinematic! Next, if it's a comedy, it's not funny and it's a drama, it's too stupid. The characters are really disparate as we have the usual French bourgeois with a detective and a rap singer! My biggest disappointment is that the Christmas season is only a pretext as the spirit of this holiday never taints the movie. It's maybe about families but it's not familial and for those who think it's a French vision of "Christmas vacations" or "home for the holidays", well, it's not. Geraldine does a good job as a wife, ex-wife, mother but we are faraway of having her in an engaging movie.
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