Girlhood (Bande de filles)

Being a girl is more complicated than anyone could have ever expected, as made clear by Céline Sciamma's charming, but bewildering Girlhood.

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Polisse

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVDForget about Amelie or Midnight in Paris, Maïwenn shows you the dark side of Paris. Polisse, with style elements of a documentary, places its camera in a unit of the Paris police that specializes in crimes against children.

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Léon: The Professional

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. Want a taste of 90’s cult adventure? FrenchFlicks gives you the scoop on an English speaking film, but a classic French film none the less. Luc Besson, director of The Fifth Element, directs Leon: The Professional.

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Yves Saint Laurent

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Who knew? Yves Saint Laurent is undoubtedly fashion's official bad boy of the 20th century.

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Carlos

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It proves difficult not to equate the most wanted terrorist of a generation to an enticing and alluring James Bond type character in Olivier Assayas’s Carlos.

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Point Blank (À bout portant)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. Finally, a heart-racing thriller reminiscent of Taken has been made available for your Netflix viewing pleasure in the only language that matters. 

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Queens of the Ring (Les Reines du ring)

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Queens of the Ring, directed by Jean-Marc Rudnicki, has us here at FrenchFlicks jumping for joy and twirling for theatrics, as we follow Rose, (Marilou Berry) and her merry band of middle-aged cashiers turned pro-wrestlers. 

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The Prey (La Proie)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. If you need your fix on action-thriller film, turn on The Prey, the French response to the classic American film The Fugitive.

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Barbecue

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With all of the mania surrounding Netflix's recent streaming of the 90s classic, Friends, going on, its nice to know that FrenchFlicks has you covered by revealing France's own close pal drama on Netflix.

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Relationship Status: It's Complicated

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Spice up Valentine's Day this year with not one, but two sexy French female heroines this weekend. How will you choose? More importantly, how will Ben (Manu Payet) the engaged Parisian wedding photographer choose?

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