4.0Beautifully constructed

The Connection

THE CONNECTION (France/Belgium/15A/135mins) Directed by Cedric Jimenez. Starring Jean Dujardin, Gilles Lellouche, Celine Sallette, Melanie Doutey, Benoit Magimel, Guillaume Gouix. THE PLOT: Marseilles, 1975...
3.0Solid, but slow

Cannes Review: Standing Tall (La Tete Haute)

STANDING TALL (France/TBC/120mins) Directed by Emmanuelle Bercot. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Benoît Magimel, Sara Forestier, Rod Paradot, Ludovic Berthillot, Diane Rouxel. THE PLOT: Beginning at the age of 6, Malony (Rod Paradot) is bounced from foster ca...

Trailer for THE CONNECTION Starring Jean Dujardin

Described as the European flipside to William Friedkin's classic 'The French Connection,' the film tells the story of a French police magistrate who spends years trying to take down one of the country's most po...