Tag Archives: Dominique Pinon

Advent: Day 23

The Film: Un long dimanche de fiançailles [A Very Long Engagement] Some movies take you on a journey. There may be times you’re not sure you want to go but if you do you will be rewarded. It isn’t often … Continue reading

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Avent: Day 13

The Film: Le fabuleux destin d’Amélie Poulain [Amélie] Of all the French films I’ve watched, Amélie is the most universal. Without ever losing a sense of reality in his created world, Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s direction of color, music, and character bring … Continue reading

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Advent: Day 5

The Film: Roman de gare I cannot in good conscious write about 25 French films without including the one that has stuck with me the most. There are others that I’m going to write about which I adore and love, … Continue reading

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Adventures in Netflix II

More Adventures… I’ll start out with a series I only partially watched on TV but as Netflix recommended it to me, and I decided to write a review to warn others, I’m including it in this roundup. Downton Abbey Shallow … Continue reading

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