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Return of the Hero (2018)

Le retour du héros (original title)
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1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up. But it all goes south when Neuville reappears.

Director:

Laurent Tirard

Writers:

Laurent Tirard (screenplay), Grégoire Vigneron (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean Dujardin ... Capitaine Charles-Grégoire Neuville
Mélanie Laurent ... Elisabeth Beaugrand
Noémie Merlant ... Pauline
Christophe Montenez Christophe Montenez ... Nicolas
Evelyne Buyle Evelyne Buyle ... Madame Beaugrand
Christian Bujeau ... Monsieur Beaugrand
Féodor Atkine ... Général Mortier-Duplessis
Fabienne Galula Fabienne Galula ... Eugénie
Laurent Bateau Laurent Bateau ... Monsieur Dunoyer
Jean-Michel Lahmi Jean-Michel Lahmi ... Monsieur Loiseau
Aurélie Boquien Aurélie Boquien ... Madame Dunoyer
Hugues Martel Hugues Martel ... Le médecin
Mathilde Roehrich ... La domestique
Christophe Clausier Christophe Clausier ... Le messager
Virgil Canteloup Virgil Canteloup ... Julien le commis
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1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up. But it all goes south when Neuville reappears.

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Comedy | History

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Official Sites:

Official Allocine Page

Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

French

Release Date:

14 February 2018 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Az én hősöm See more »

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Gross USA:

$37,108, 31 January 2019
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Very good!
16 February 2018 | by conall-wyldeSee all my reviews

At least, a good movie that I've seen from head to toe without a second of boreness, and with a stupid grin on my face. I'm tired of all those formated movies, where you know the end from the first image on, because it's so conventional and obvious, because you've seen it a thousand times already... Here, nothing of the sort. A funny story, a perfect interpretation, a cunning ending... No, really, it's been a long time since I had seen a movie that good. I'll see it again with pleasure !


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