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Frankie (2019)

PG-13 | | Drama | 25 October 2019 (USA)
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Three generations grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in Sintra, Portugal, a historic town known for its dense gardens and fairy-tale villas and palaces.

Director:

Ira Sachs

Writers:

Ira Sachs (screenplay), Mauricio Zacharias (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Isabelle Huppert ... Françoise Crémont, AKA Frankie
Sennia Nanua ... Maya Andoh
Ariyon Bakare ... Ian Andoh
Vinette Robinson ... Sylvia Andoh
Jérémie Renier ... Paul Gagne
Brendan Gleeson ... Jimmy
Pascal Greggory ... Michel Gagne
Carloto Cotta ... Tiago Mirante
Ana Brandão Ana Brandão ... Luciana
Maria Da Guia Maria Da Guia ... Waitress
Marisa Tomei ... Ilene
Greg Kinnear ... Gary
Manuel Sá Nogueira Manuel Sá Nogueira ... Pedro
Máximo Francisco Máximo Francisco ... Bento
Joana Cunha Ferreira Joana Cunha Ferreira ... Joana
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Three generations grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in Sintra, Portugal, a historic town known for its dense gardens and fairy-tale villas and palaces.

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Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for brief strong language and some sexual material | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

France | Portugal

Language:

English | French | Portuguese

Release Date:

25 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Frankie See more »

Filming Locations:

Sintra, Portugal See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,435, 27 October 2019

Gross USA:

$85,680

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$572,269
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Color:

Color

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1.66 : 1
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Connections

References Grease (1978) See more »

Soundtracks

Moments Musicaux, D 780, Op. 94, No. 2
Composed by Franz Schubert
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Good Director and Cinematography
10 November 2019 | by Intermissionman_See all my reviews

Set at a Lovely Portuguese Resort Oceanside, here is the story of Frankie a Famous French Film Star who is dying of Cancer. In an attempt to reunite her Family and Friends she invites them all to this Resort so they can spend time together. And that my friends is exactly what you see. Acted out by Pro's with all one Camera shots and mainly 2 character scenes . Simply done by Director Mr Ira Sachs. If you look at it from his angles I thought it was a nice ride. The shots of the Resort are breathtakingly crisp. Beautiful Cast !


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