Tag Archives: French

Summer Villa (2016) Rated TV-G

A celebrity chef and a romance writer meet at a French villa while nursing problems. Starring Hilarie Burton, Victor Webster, and Emorphia Margaritis. This film is one of the worst written Hallmark films. We have the two leads both struggling … Continue reading

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Mutiny (1952) Rated TV-PG

During the War of 1812, a U.S. Captain must sail through the enemy blockade to get a French loan in gold. When his secret mission gets out, many people want the gold, including his crew. Starring Mark Stevens, Angela Lansbury, … Continue reading

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Les Misérables (2018) Rated TV-14

Based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel, we follow Jean Valjean as he evades capture by Inspector Javert. Starring Dominic West, David Oyelowo, and Adeel Akhtar. Masterpiece always does a fine job at bringing novels to life. Although, they do allow … Continue reading

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A Flea in Her Ear (1968) Rated NR

A Frenchwoman suspects her husband is having an affair, so she plots to catch him in the act. Starring Rex Harrison, Rosemary Harris, Louis Jourdan, John Williams This film is hilarious to watch. The wife plans a plot to with … Continue reading

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The Swan (1956) Rated NR

Princess Beatrice must marry off her daughter to hold onto the crown. Based on the play, A hattyú by Ferenc Molnár. Starring Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness, Louis Jourdan, Agnes Moorehead. Very typical romantic film from the 50’s with the beautiful … Continue reading

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Bel Ami (2012) Rated R

A penniless, amoral young man seduces rich women to avoid poverty.  With Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Christina Ricci.   This movie was rubbish, pure and simple. Only, it was anything but pure and simple.  Rather, in … Continue reading

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Alone Yet Not Alone (2013) Rated PG-13

In 1755, the colonies clashed with French and English settlers. As The French and Indian War started heating up, some of the Native American tribes sided with the French, scalping some settlers and taking others prisoner.  At this time, the … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, July 23, 2015

Pixels Rated PG-13 for some language and suggestive comments Opens on Friday, July 24 Starring: Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan, and Josh Gad When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth … Continue reading

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Sarah’s Key (2010) Rated PG-13

A journalist goes in search for a girl and her family whose lives were ripped apart during the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup in 1942. Based on an adaptation of the novel with the same title by Tatiana de Rosnay. Starring Kristin … Continue reading

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Louis Jourdan (1921-2015)

(1921-2015)  The Best of Everything (1959) Rated NR Rona Jaffe’s best-selling novel gets the high-gloss Hollywood treatment in this romantic drama about the travails of three single roommates employed at a Manhattan publishing company. Their troubles run the gamut — … Continue reading

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