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“Misplaced Illusions”, “Marguerite”… the great movies and the turnips to keep away from this week

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misplaced illusions

Tuesday, September 20, 9:12 p.m., Canal +

The characters imagined by Balzac come to life on the large display. Director Xavier Giannoli takes us to nineteenth century Paris, within the footsteps of Lucien, an unknown poet who desires of success. A blunt criticism of a small corrupt setting that seeks solely revenue and glory, towards the backdrop of a press-publishing conflict. This profitable historic fresco doesn’t must be ashamed of its forged. Depardieu completely embodies the sulphurous publishing magnate and the duo Cécile de France – Benjamin Voisin works completely. An formidable movie that received 7 Cesars together with Finest Movie (simply that). Don’t miss it !

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Final Night time in Soho

Monday, September 19, 8:58 p.m., Canal + Cinema

Elie leaves his grandmother and his small village within the English countryside to hope to succeed as a clothier within the British capital. However as quickly as she arrives, ghostly apparitions plunge her into the London of the swinging sixties the place mysterious murders appear to have been dedicated years earlier… A deliciously British thriller, rocked by a really pop soundtrack, and carried by the efficiency of the 2 foremost actors, Matt Smith (Physician Who and now Home of the Dragon) and Anya Taylor-Pleasure (seen since in The Girls Sporton Netflix).

Seven Sisters

Monday, September 19, 9:09 p.m., W9

Profitable dystopias, a really unique membership. Seven Sisters is a part of. On this system: a dive into an overpopulated world the place governments have applied a one-child coverage. Septuplets are born there, every named after a day of the week, the day throughout which they depart their condo to embody a typical identification. Devilishly intelligent, the ploy works till the disappearance of Monday… Rhythmic, effectively put collectively, authentic, this SF thriller is an actual shock. Noomi Rapace, who alone embodies the seven sisters, indicators a fantastic efficiency.

Logan

Monday, September 19, 9:15 p.m., C8

A superhero movie with depth, that modifications. Right here, a few years after the tip of the increase years of the X-Males saga and the very unhealthy Wolverine battle of the immortal, we discover the well-known mutant with fingers armed with iron claws and endowed with an astonishing capability for regeneration. The one who now seems to us to be growing old, on the decline, will discover himself pressured to rescue a baby who has the identical superpowers. The chance, regardless of the foreseeable particular results, to strategy with this Logan (Wolverine’s final identify) common themes, like the need for fatherhood or the sensation of decline.

babel

Wednesday, September 21, 9:05 p.m., CSTAR

Two youngsters who play with a weapon within the Moroccan mountains, a deaf-mute teenager in Tokyo who struggles to speak together with her father, a childcare employee who works in america and should return to Mexico to see her household… Existences which happen hundreds of kilometers from one another and but which a tenuous thread connects. The end result of this plunge into the solitude of beings filmed by the skilful digicam of Alejandro González Iñárritu (Biutiful, Bidman, 21 grams…): this fascinating scene wherein Chieko, the Japanese teenager, discovers the inside of a nightclub from which she can’t hear the music and solely sees the silly frenetic agitation of the our bodies dancing round her.

To keep away from

Daisy

Wednesday, September 21, 8:55 p.m., Arte

Within the Twenties, a singer took it into her head to do the Olympia, satisfied that she had expertise. In actuality, his entourage has been mendacity to him for years about his actual vocal qualities… On paper, as a result of a formidable forged was on the service of a powerful story, Daisy was presupposed to be a fantastic film. However Xavier Giannoli, able to the nice (when i used to be a singer) as much less good (Tremendous star), ran out of breath and the movie doesn’t arouse as many feelings because it ought to. Regardless of the very stunning rating of André Marcon, within the function of the husband.

Upside Down

Wednesday, September 21, 8:58 p.m., Canal + Cinéma

In a world made up of two planets with reverse gravity, Adam, who comes from the world under – poor and disinherited – and Eden, from the world above – which concentrates wealth – will fall in love. The ace. What might have been an thrilling Romeo and Juliet-style dive into an authentic universe as potential solely provides delivery to a sluggish and even downright boring fiction.

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