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A Very Long Engagement

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133 Minutes

Overview:


Near the end of World War I in France, five nearly hopeless men shoot themselves in order to escape the horror of the frontline trenches at the Somme. They are court-martialed under mysterious circumstances and as punishment, are pushed out of an allied trench into no-man's land, left alone to die a horrible death. The fiancee of one of the men, suddenly receives some information that leads her to believe her boyfriend might have somehow been able to escape his prescribed fate. She sets out on a painful and frustrating search for the truth, which also leads her to learn about the absurdity of war, the strangeness of secrecy, and the enduring passion and tenacity of the human heart. Based on the acclaimed novelby Sebastian Japrisot. Nominated for two Academy Awards! Starring Audrey Tatou ("Dirty Pretty Things," "Amelie"), Jodie Foster ("Panic Room," "Contact"), Dominique Pinon ("The Da Vinci Code," "Amelie") and Tcheky Karyo ("Taking Lives," "The Patriot").

Cast:

Albert Dupontel
Alexandre Caumartin
Anaïs Durand
André Dussollier
Audrey Tautou
Bouli Lanners
Chantal Neuwirth
Christian Pereira
Clovis Cornillac
Denis Lavant
Dominique Bettenfeld
Dominique Pinon
Elina Löwensohn
Eric Debrosse
Eric Defosse
Éric Fraticelli
Esther Sironneau
Florence Thomassin
François Levantal
Frankie Pain
Frédérique Bel
Gaspar Claus
Gaspard Ulliel
Gérald Weingand
Gilles Masson
Jean-Claude Dreyfus
Jean-Claude Lecoq
Jean-Gilles Barbier
Jean-Paul Rouve
Jean-Philippe Bèche
Jean-Pierre Becker
Jean-Pierre Darroussin
Jérôme Kircher
Jodie Foster
Julie Depardieu
Louis-Marie Audubert
Luc Sonzogni
Marc Faure
Marc Robert
Marion Cotillard
Maud Rayer
Michel Chalmeau
Michel Gondoin
Michel Robin
Michel Vuillermoz
Pascale Lievyn
Patrick Paroux
Philippe Beautier
Philippe Duquesne
Philippe Maymat
Pierre Heitz
Rodolphe Pauly
Rufus
Sandrine Rigault
Stephane Butet
Stéphanie Gesnel
Tchéky Karyo
Thierry Gibault
Ticky Holgado
Till Bahlmann
Tony Gaultier
Urbain Cancelier
Virgil Leclaire
Xavier Berlioz
Xavier Maly

Genres:

Drama
Mystery
Romance

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