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Un pur moment de rock'n roll (1999)



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Credited cast:
Vincent Elbaz ... Eric
Laurence Côte Laurence Côte ... Sophie
Samy Naceri ... Kamel
Marc Andréoni ... Alex
Nicolas Abraham Nicolas Abraham ... Jeannot
Léa Drucker ... Florence
Victor Garrivier Victor Garrivier ... Le grand-père
Féodor Atkine ... Alex
Isabelle Candelier ... Claire
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chantal Banlier Chantal Banlier ... Henriette
Mickaàl Bulayima Mickaàl Bulayima ... Papisco
Stéphane Ferrara Stéphane Ferrara ... L'Eurasien
Michèle Garcia Michèle Garcia ... Le procureur
Annie Grégorio Annie Grégorio ... L'infirmière
Samir Guesmi ... L'inspecteur Choukri


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24 November 1999 (France) See more »

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Fear (of the Unknown)
Written by Steven Severin, Siouxsie Sioux and
Performed by Siouxsie and the Banshees
Courtesy of Polydor Ltd. (UK)
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Nous vaincrons.(We shall overcome)
23 October 2004 | by dbdumonteilSee all my reviews

"Un pur moment de rock and roll" ,the title,is a misnomer.It is not about rock and roll unless this music equals drugs and nothing else.The first part deals with the daily life of a handful of junkies,one of them suffering from aids,their ceaseless fight to get their dose,their thefts and their hopes (if there are any).

The strongest scene might be the one with the judge(a woman) who gives the main character a last chance.

Thus ,the second part takes place in a detox mansion where Fedor Atkine helps the doomed youth to get by through work and of course group therapy and sport.Perhaps ,some sunlight does break through on this film ,which is very rare in the work revolving around junkies.Symbolism ,in the last scene,is too ponderous for what is finally an intimate story,but the rest of the movie avoids pathos and sensationalism.Two nightmare scenes shot in black and white.

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