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A teenage boy becomes intrusively close to his friend's family and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his work, but the boy's intrusion will unleash a series of uncontrollable events
On France's Île de Ré, retired actor Serge Tanneur spends his days alone, cycling through the windblown seaside landscape. Even when his old friend Gauthier offers him an opportunity to return to the stage in Molière's "The Misanthrope", it fails to draw his interest -- at least, at first.
Astérix and Obélix leave the Brittany coast and voyage over to England where Queen Cordelia's besieged nation is under threat from Julius Cesar and his army. Along the way, the two Gauls encounter numerous characters that bring to mind the cross-channel rivalry between the two nations.
Set in a French bourgeois province in 1977, Suzanne is the submissive wife of rich industrialist Robert Pujol who runs his umbrella factory with an iron hand. After the workers go on strike and hold Robert captive, Suzanne ends up managing the factory instead of her husband, who is disowned by the s
In Paris, 1960, Jean-Louis lives a bourgeois existence absorbed in his work, cohabitating peacefully with his neurotic socialite wife Suzanne while their children are away at boarding school. The couple's world is turned upside-down when they hire a Spanish maid, María. Through María, Jean-Louis is
Lucien Paumelle has always had strong convictions. A retired doctor, he remains a man of action, renowned for his involvement in numerous humanitarian causes. His commitment leads him to marry a young Moldavian woman, Tatiana, to avoid her being deported. But his children Babette and Arnaud soon rea
A curator terrified of green plants, a mother coated in plastic in order to be exhibited, a ballet of Virgin Saints, attendants worn out by Rodin, a minister lost in an exhibition of sex organs, a car that has disappeared in the Rembrandt car park, provincials in love with the Impressionists, mischi
While waiting for a heart transplant that could save his life, Pierre has his world invaded by his sister Elise and her three children. The growing awareness of his impending mortality, as well as the re-discovery of his sister and her life, gives Pierre a very different sense of how he might spen
A brilliant and neurotic attorney goes to Monaco to defend a famous criminal. But, instead of focusing on the case, he falls for a beautiful she-devil, who turns him into a complete wreck. Hopefully, his zealous bodyguard will step in and put everything back in order. Or will he?
Imagines what happened in a period that is undocumented in famous French playwright Moliere's own biography: the years between his release from prison in 1645 at age 22 (because his theatre company went bankrupt and he could not pay his debts) and his return to Paris 13 years later after a triumphan
The misadventures of a gangster who escapes from prison and who wants to quit the crime world. Having killed a criminal as pay-back, he goes to Marseille to head abroad with his girlfriend. But a lack of money forces him to accept a job, a hold-up, to settle accounts with the victim's brother--and a
A fan wakes up one day in a world where Johnny Hallyday doesn't exist. In despair, he investigates and finds Jean-Philippe Smet (Johnny Hallyday's real name), owner of a bowling alley in the French suburbs and tries to convince him to become Johnny--a task that brings together their two children: a
In their big house in the country, new-age guru Simon Arcos and wife Vera offer a unique experience. Their 5-day "Journey to the Inner Self" is a complete cure to the problems of modern-day living. Stress? Sexuality? An uncontrollable sphincter? No sweat. But when Jean and Nathalie, the ultimate dys
A disturbed-looking woman named Anna enters a Paris apartment building where white-collar professionals conduct business from their homes. The concierge--whose chronic involvement in a dopey soap opera is a wink to the melodrama at work in ordinary lives--tells her that Dr. Monnier's practice is on
Set in the early 18th century, a tale which centers around Lagardere, who is the trusted friend and bodyguard of the multi-titled and wealthy nobleman, Nevers. Word comes from afar that Nevers has an heir and resolves to marry Blanche, the mother and raise the child, who he assumes will be a son. Th
Ship designer Barnie is juggling two lovers and a wife all at once, and something's bound to slip. So when all three invite Barnie to spend his 45th birthday with them, he's forced to play favorites. Deciding to take a trip with his wife Lucie on the Orient Express, Barnie is tailed by his two jilte
Gregoire Jeancour is an important industrialist who has just been released following his imprisonment for an unspecified financial crime. His friends and family -- including his brother, a TV personality who hosts a hard-hitting current affairs interview program -- urge him to return to public life,
Didier finds his life changed beyond recognition after falling out with his girlfriend and meeting a strange new girl, Aurelie. He gets increasingly paranoid when it seems all of Paris has read a review he wrote, criticising a film he never even saw, and to make matters worse, everywhere he turns he
Set in Europe during WWI, a doctor and lawyer have converted a musty old mansion into a ritzy hotel and health spa. The chateau is inhabited by an eccentric collection of characters from whom the proprietors go to great lengths to hide the endless parade of dying men coming back from battle. Despite
A charismatic scoundrel and an actor-turned-cop get a crash course in the essentials of love, work and health.
A portrait of the complex life of 18th century gadfly Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais, most noted for his plays "Barber of Seville" and "The Marriage of Figaro." Although a talented playwright, Beaumarchais's social activities were not confined to the stage, in fact he conspired with France's
A tale of a lothario whose life is taken over by a lover of his own invention. Camille loves the single life and so when lover Clementine announces she will leave her husband for him, he is horrified. He invents a phantom lover, Juliette, to fend off Clementine, but soon his invention gets out of ha
A Napoleanic war hero, believed dead, returns home to find that his wife has remarried and confiscated his inheritance. Furthermore, she resists his efforts to reclaim his name, rank and fortune.
Various factions in a small town battle over a plot of land when the mayor determines to build an athletic and cultural center.
After turning her attentions to writing, an ex-model lets everything come to a halt when her boyfriend leaves her.
Three bums are brought together in a hospital following their respective suicide attempts. Their stories criss-cross with those of two upper-middle-class couples who're engaged in an adulterous criss-cross of their own.
A French department store manager tries to improve business by adopting American techniques in service to customers and staff management.
Story about Casanova's desire to return to his home of Venice and conquer a woman who is indifferent to him.
After the Occupation in France, various political factions vie for control in a small town.
Antoine, a cafe dwelling, intellectual, would-be writer, accustomed to loving and then leaving women, is dumped by his grilfriend. As a literary experiment he and an editor friend cook up a scheme in which Antoine makes a young woman fall in love with him, and then dumps her after the first night of
An old con-man fakes an illness and takes advantage of the kindness of one of his nurses.
A young woman falls in love with the writer of a manuscript. After spliting with her boyfriend she leaves Paris for New York in search of the writer she has never met.
A British diplomat's wife falls in love with a chimpanzee.
A boy meets a girl in a park and agrees to spy on her pilot lover, who's seeing another woman.
Four erotic tales from in various historical eras. The first, 'The Tide', is set in the present day, and concerns a student and his young female cousin stranded on the beach by the tide, secluded from prying eyes. 'Therese Philosophe' is set in the nineteenth century, and concerns a girl being locked in her bedroom, where she contemplates the erotic potential of the objects contained within it. 'Erzsebet Bathory' is a portrait of the sixteenth-century countess who allegedly bathed in the blood of virgins, while 'Lucrezia Borgia' concerns an incestuous fifteenth-century orgy involving Lucrezia, her brother, and her father the Pope.
On holiday, a conflicted man lusts after beautiful stepsisters despite his betrothal to a diplomat''''s daughter.
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