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La Belle Époque (2019)

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A couple in crisis. He, disillusioned, sees his life upset the day an entrepreneur offers him to plunge back into the time of his choice.

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Nicolas Bedos

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Nicolas Bedos
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Auteuil ... Victor Drumond
Guillaume Canet ... Antoine
Doria Tillier ... Margot
Fanny Ardant ... Marianne Drumond
Pierre Arditi ... Pierre
Denis Podalydès ... François
Michaël Cohen ... Maxime Drumond
Jeanne Arènes Jeanne Arènes ... Amélie
Bertrand Poncet Bertrand Poncet ... Adrien
Bruno Raffaelli Bruno Raffaelli ... Maurice / Yvon / Hemingway (as Bruno Raffaelli de la Comédie-Française)
Lizzie Brocheré ... Gisèle / La copine de Margot
Thomas Scimeca ... Freddy / Hans Axel von Fersen
Christiane Millet Christiane Millet ... Sylvie / Josiane
Cédric Zimmerlin ... Le consultant des Voyageurs du Temps
François Vincentelli François Vincentelli ... Lionel, le faux mari de Margot
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Victor, a disillusioned sexagenarian, sees his life turned upside down on the day when Antoine, a brilliant entrepreneur, offers him a new kind of attraction: mixing theatrical artifices and historical reconstruction, this company offers his clients a chance to dive back into the era of their choice. Victor then chose to relive the most memorable week of his life: the one where, 40 years earlier, he met the great love. Written by Pathé

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Rated R for sexual content, nudity, language, drug use and brief violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Around the 32nd minute a poster of A couteaux tirés directed by Charles Gérard in 1964 can be seen , and one Love Streams directed by John Cassavetes in 1984 too at the 78th minute. They both tell the stories of separated couple that reunite or lover and mistress stories. See more »

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Referenced in Burger Quiz: Episode #4.3 (2019) See more »

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Can correct date be put in for this film?
28 November 2019 | by mark_dowieSee all my reviews

Other than IMDB dating this film to 1992 (there is a Spanish film of the same name from that year) I have no issues really. Charmingly acted by Auteuil and Ardant, it is a pleasant and amusing, if somewhat elaborate, fantasy about re-discovering a youthful love.


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Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

French

Release Date:

6 November 2019 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

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$13,225,642
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2.35 : 1
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