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Back to Mom's (2016)

Retour chez ma mère (original title)
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Stéphanie, a French architect in her early forties, has to return to her mother after loosing her job. Conflicts with her mother and her siblings ensue.

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Eric Lavaine

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Héctor Cabello Reyes (screenplay), Eric Lavaine (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Josiane Balasko ... Jacqueline Mazerin
Alexandra Lamy ... Stéphanie Mazerin
Mathilde Seigner ... Carole Bordier
Philippe Lefebvre Philippe Lefebvre ... Nicolas Mazerin
Jérôme Commandeur Jérôme Commandeur ... Alain Bordier
Cécile Rebboah Cécile Rebboah ... Charlotte Murat
Didier Flamand Didier Flamand ... Jean Laborde
Guilaine Londez Guilaine Londez ... Catherine
Patrick Bosso Patrick Bosso ... Michel, conseiller Pôle Emploi
Marc Fayet Marc Fayet ... Philippe, le père de Léo
Galaad Schnerb Galaad Schnerb ... Léo
Sophie Garagnon Sophie Garagnon ... Employée SNCF
Anne-Laure Gruet ... Femme série TV
Renaud Roussel Renaud Roussel ... Homme série TV
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Suddenly, the successful forty-year-old architect, Stéphanie, finds herself without a job after a botched business deal. As a result, caught between a rock and a hard place, the penniless and recently divorced single mother has no other choice but to move in with her widowed sexagenarian mother, Jacqueline, who, thankfully, welcomes her back with open arms. Now, as Stéphanie starts looking for a new job, in the meantime, both women have to become accustomed to the current conditions to make things work out. However, Jacqueline has to make an important announcement. What are her secret plans for the future? Written by Nick Riganas

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

1 June 2016 (France) See more »

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Back to Mom's See more »

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2.35 : 1
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A nice comedy roller coaster...
30 May 2016 | by bavan-11147See all my reviews

Retour chez ma mère is the exact portray of a jobless person returning to her mother's. The film was clear, clean and clever. The director handled each and every character with heart and passion. I believe these kind of films will definitely knock the box-office because of his own sense of humor. The mother's role was very strong and she has done it very cleverly. I appreciate also the editor and cameraman of the film because you fall into the film without knowing. And that's the best of a film.

It's very rare to see a film like this...

9/10 with heart!!!!!


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