FRESH, funny & with an amazing actoral direction! I laughed all through it, that is the best description for this FRANCO-BELGIAN Film from 2010. It is set in 1977 in Sainte-GUDULE. The tyrannical HUSBAND AND company owner lives his LIFE WITH AN EXACT ORDER IN EVERY ASPECT. HIS WIFE, which HE underestimates and treats as a “POTICHE”, is an EXEMPLARY TROPHY Housewife that takes THE REINS of the situation they will encounter in an amazing way.
This comedy is directed by François Ozon and BASED ON THE WORK OF THE SAME NAME by PIERRE BARILLET AND JEAN-PIERRE Gredy. starring Catherine Deneuve, Gerard Depardieu (ONE OF MY FRENCH favorite actors), Fabrice Luchini, Karin Viard, Godrèche and Jeremie RENIER.
This MOVIE competed at the Venice Film Festival 67A and received two nominations MAGRITTE AWARDS PRIZE FOR BEST ACTOR BY Renier.
DON’T HESITATE TO SEE this movie you will Not regret it!