Denis Ménochet

7 Days in Entebbe

7 Days in Entebbe

7 Days in Entebbe
IMDb: 5.8
107 min

In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene
IMDb: 5.9
120 min

Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world is changing. Mary is searching for a new way of living, and an authenticity that is denied her by the rigid hierarchies of the day. As the notoriety of the group spread and more are drawn to follow Jesus’ inspirational message, Mary’s spiritual journey places her at the heart of a story that will lead to the capital city of Jerusalem, where she must confront the reality of Jesus’ destiny and her own place within it.

Genre: Drama, History
Custody

Custody

Custody
IMDb: 7.5
93 min

In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody to her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers abused. Taken as a hostage between his parents, Julien Besson will do everything to prevent the worst from happening.

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Genre: Drama
Assassin’s Creed

Assassin’s Creed

Assassin’s Creed
IMDb: 5.7
115 min

Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he\'s a descendant of the secret \'Assassins\' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills, he is now poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.

The Program

The Program

The Program
IMDb: 6.5
103 min

An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.

Genre: Racing
Norfolk

Norfolk

Norfolk
IMDb: 4.5
90 min

Set in Norfolk, amidst an idyllic, brooding landscape, an innocent teenage boy and his battle-weary father live a simple life. Days are spent hunting, fishing and daydreaming. Out-of-nowhere, disrupting this tranquility, a mysterious intense figure gives the green light for the father to complete one last mission; he is a mercenary, hired to assassinate a group of revolutionaries holed-up in a remote, disused civil service outpost. A mission that threatens to destroy not just the compound but the love between a father and his son.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Eyjafjallajökull

Eyjafjallajökull

Eyjafjallajökull
IMDb: 5.6
92 min

The eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull causes major disruptions to travelers\' plans around the world. For Alain and Valérie, it\'s a catastrophe. Because to make it to the small Greek village in time for their daughter\'s wedding, this divorced couple, whose mutual hatred knows no bounds, will be obliged to set out on the road together.

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Grand Central

Grand Central

Grand Central
IMDb: 6.2
94 min

A young unemployed man finds work at a nuclear power plant and begins an illicit affair with the fiancée of one of his senior workmates.

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In the House

In the House

In the House
IMDb: 7.4
105 min

A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class 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.

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Genre: Best 2012
Les adoptés

Les adoptés

Les adoptés
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, their simple existence is thrown into disarray when Marie meets and falls in love with Alex, a customer at her bookshop. Lisa is left feeling excluded, and tension develop. But soon an unexpected accident forces all of those involved to reassess the situation and adopt a different position in each other’s lives.

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Genre: Drama
Special Forces

Special Forces

Special Forces
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between her kidnappers who have no intention of letting their prey escape them and a group of soldiers who risk their lives in pursuit of their single aim – to bring her home alive. This strong, independent woman and these men of duty are thrown together and forced to confront situations of great danger that inextricably bind them – emotionally, violently and intimately.

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Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Robin Hood
IMDb: 6.6
140 min

When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man\'s sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert\'s identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town\'s sheriff and King John\'s henchman, Godfrey.

Inglourious Basterads

Inglourious Basterads

Inglourious Basterads
IMDb: 8.3
153 min

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as \"The Basterds\" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. Aldo Raine soon cross paths with a French-Jewish teenage girl who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers.

La Vie en Rose

La Vie en Rose

La Vie en Rose
IMDb: 7.6
140 min

A swirling, impressionistic portrait of an artist who regretted nothing, writer-director Olivier Dahan\'s La Vie en Rose stars Marion Cotillard in a blazing performance as the legendary French icon Edith Piaf. From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York\'s most famous concert halls, Piaf\'s life was a constant battle to sing and survive, to live and love. Raised in her grandmother\'s brothel, Piaf was discovered in 1935 by nightclub owner Louis Leplee (Gerard Depardieu), who persuaded her to sing despite her extreme nervousness. Piaf became one of France\'s immortal icons, her voice one of the indelible signatures of the 20th Century.