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French Movies

A Pregnant Hostage, a Fake Homosexual, and a Man Who Cannot Walk

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
Sidonie Sawyer

A few of the French movies I like best, available in the U.S. Not necessarily very recent, but not to be missed nevertheless. Trust me, I am French.

Blue Is The Warmest Color Except When Your Hands Are Cold

Mark Axelrod | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mark Axelrod

From my perspective, none of those scenes really contributed to the overall storyline of the piece which, in and of itself, could have been much more engaging. Less filler, more conflict.

Harvey Weinstein: 'Obama Will Win'

Posted 06.15.2012 | Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein stopped by CBS to talk politics and French cinema on Friday. When "CBS This Morning" host Charlie Rose asked him how many Obama campa...

Directors: Intouchables Not About Race

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.25.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Based on a true story, The Intouchables tells the story of Philippe, a quadriplegic who hires a Senegalese immigrant named Driss as his caregiver. Driss, just out of prison for robbery, seems an unlikely choice -- but he and Philippe develop a bond that goes beyond employer-employee.

My Favorite French Films

Lotte Verbeek | Posted 07.10.2012 | Entertainment
Lotte Verbeek

Why French films? If you watch the below five titles, you'll know it. But to put it into words, French film to me is: aesthetics, subtleties, sensuality. Like no other filmmakers, the French understand the art of communicating without telling.

Is This Guy the Next Jean Dujardin?

Susan Michals | Posted 04.19.2012 | Entertainment
Susan Michals

Suffice to say, with Jean Dujardin winning the Oscar for his role in The Artist, all eyes are on France now; will they be able to repeat that success with films crossing the pond this year, like Cloclo and The Intouchables

2012 Rendez-Vous With French Cinema: A Preview

Farihah Zaman | Posted 05.02.2012 | Entertainment
Farihah Zaman

2012-03-02-Screenshot20120302at3.54.21PM.jpgIf you can't take advantage of the festival's NYC-based screenings, many of these films have a good shot at being picked up for U.S. theatrical and online distribution.

Dear Santa: Catherine Malandrino's Holiday Give and Get List

Meredith Barnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Meredith Barnett

While in the middle of putting finishing touches on her new soon-to-launch collaboration with Lacoste, Malandrino paused to dish on what kinds of goods she'd most like to score this Christmas.