Tag Archives: French

Amanda
7.0

Amanda

Nov. 21, 2018

Amanda

David, who gets by doing odd jobs, meets Lena, who has just moved up to Paris, and falls in love. But soon after, his life is brutally ...
A Happy Event
6.6

A Happy Event

Sep. 27, 2011

A Happy Event

She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. ...
Year of the Jellyfish
5.7

Year of the Jellyfish

Nov. 14, 1984

Year of the Jellyfish

Chris, a sexy teenager who appears mostly bare-breasted on the French Riviera, has a crush on Romain, her mother’s lover. In reaction to ...
Stella
7.2

Stella

Nov. 12, 2008

Stella

Paris, 1977. Eleven year old Stella knows poker better than grammar when she starts the year at a prestigious new school. There, she discovers ...
Back to the Wall
7.1

Back to the Wall

Mar. 07, 1958

Back to the Wall

Rich industrialist Jacques Decret learns his wife Gloria is having an affair with a young actor. For revenge, he bombards her with anonymous ...
Two Friends
5.7

Two Friends

Sep. 23, 2015

Two Friends

Mona, a prisoner on work release, meets Clément, a shy actor. Desperate to impress Mona, Clément recruits his extroverted friend, Abel, to help. ...
Thank You, Life
6.6

Thank You, Life

Mar. 13, 1991

Thank You, Life

Camille, a naive schoolgirl meets an intriguing influence in Joelle, a slightly older and much more experienced spirit. Camille follows her new ...
Love Street
5.3

Love Street

Feb. 13, 2002

Love Street

A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life. Release: Love Street 2002 ...
A Bag of Marbles
7.3

A Bag of Marbles

Jan. 18, 2017

A Bag of Marbles

In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, ...
Saint-Tropez Blues
5.7

Saint-Tropez Blues

Jul. 21, 1961

Saint-Tropez Blues

With her parents away, Anne-Marie drops her studies to spend eight days in Saint-Tropez with her friend Jean-Paul. They are soon caught up in the ...
Rue de Paris
6.8

Rue de Paris

Oct. 21, 1959

Rue de Paris

Life in a one-parent family with a focus on the parent, Henri Neveu (Jean Gabin), is the topic of this standard drama with a dash of comedy. ...
Nightcap
6.7

Nightcap

Aug. 01, 2000

Nightcap

Mika is the wife of celebrated pianist Andre Polonski and stepmother to his son, Guillaume, whose mother died in a car wreck on his sixth ...
Manon Lescaut
6.4

Manon Lescaut

Apr. 20, 2013

Manon Lescaut

There is nothing we can do against the call of love. Amiens, 1713. Des Grieux is a noble young student, wise for his years, who’s preparing ...
A Bag of Marbles
6.7

A Bag of Marbles

Dec. 10, 1975

A Bag of Marbles

Set in Paris 1941, two Jewish boys cling to their lives by doing all sorts of odd jobs, stealing and black-marketeering. Release: A Bag Of ...
That Obscure Object of Desire
7.9

That Obscure Object of Desire

After dumping a bucket of water on a beautiful young woman from the window of a train car, wealthy Frenchman Mathieu, regales his fellow ...
The Story of O
5.4

The Story of O

Aug. 28, 1975

The Story of O

The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion. Release: The Story ...
When Margaux Meets Margaux
5.5

When Margaux Meets Margaux

20-year-old Margaux makes the acquaintance of 45-year-old Margaux: they have a lot in common – so much so that it turns out they are one ...
The Salt of Tears
5.9

The Salt of Tears

Oct. 14, 2020

The Salt of Tears

Luc travels to Paris for the first time to sit the entrance exam for a carpentry school. There he meets Djemila, a young worker with whom he ...
What’s in a Name
7.3

What’s in a Name

Apr. 25, 2012

What’s in a Name

Vincent, a wealthy real estate agent, is invited to dinner by his sister Elizabeth and her husband Peter, both professors in Paris. Claude, a ...