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The Truth (2019)

La vérité (original title)
PG | | Drama | 11 October 2019 (Japan)
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A stormy reunion between scriptwriter Lumir with her famous mother and actress, Fabienne, against the backdrop of Fabienne's autobiographic book and her latest role in a Sci-Fi picture as a mother who never grows old.

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Hirokazu Koreeda

Writers:

Hirokazu Koreeda (screenplay), Ken Liu (film in film based on short story by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Catherine Deneuve ... Fabienne Dangeville
Juliette Binoche ... Lumir
Ethan Hawke ... Hank
Clémentine Grenier Clémentine Grenier ... Charlotte
Manon Clavel ... Manon Lenoir
Alain Libolt Alain Libolt ... Luc Garbois
Christian Crahay Christian Crahay ... Jacques
Roger Van Hool ... Pierre
Ludivine Sagnier ... L'actrice qui joue Amy à 38 ans
Laurent Capelluto ... Le journaliste
Maya Sansa
Jackie Berroyer ... Le chef du restaurant
Sébastien Chassagne ... Le réalisateur du film
Helmi Dridi ... Le chauffeur de Fabienne
Virgile M'Fouilou Virgile M'Fouilou ... Le vendeur d'art africain
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Fabienne is a star; a star of French cinema. She reigns amongst men who love and admire her. When she publishes her memoirs, her daughter Lumir returns from New York to Paris with her husband and young child. The reunion between mother and daughter will quickly turn to confrontation: truths will be told, accounts settled, loves and resentments confessed. Written by Producer

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Rated PG for thematic and suggestive elements, and for smoking and brief language | See all certifications »

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Premiered as official competition at Venice Film Festival See more »

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References Psycho (1960) See more »

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Definitely deserves a better score
6 October 2019 | by zekigiritliSee all my reviews

6,3 is a little bit mean for this film. At least the acting is wonderful. Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche have very successful performances. The subtle humor through the film makes it more lively. The plot is not super innovative but it is still interesting to see the dilemmas of an actress.


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Language:

French | English

Release Date:

11 October 2019 (Japan) See more »

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$4,873,627
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