Alceste à bicyclette (Bicycling with Molière)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. Philippe Le Guay's refined Bicycling with Moliere is oddly humorous and human. Even better, it features yet another bang up acting job done by Fabrice Luchini.

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Arrête ou je continue (If you don't, I will)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. Marriage. Dramatic enough to rival any Shakespearean classic. Sophie Fillières' If You Don't, I Will  captures the grand finale of the famously challenging union that we all know and love. 

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Elle s'en va (On My Way)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. You will never again find a movie quite like Emmanuelle Bercot's On My WayOnly in France will a film follow a French sixty-year-old woman embarking on a road trip in various rural towns for a pack of cigarettes.

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La Religieuse (The Nun)

Oops, just missed it! This film is no longer available on Netflix streaming or DVD. Guillaume Nicloux captures well the ever popular genre mashup of religious and eerie, in The Nun.

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Sur le chemin de l'école (On the Way to School)

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On the Way to School is a movie about heroes who have no superpowers, but do have outstanding courage and abnegation. This is a tale of sacrifice and friendship that will make you think long after viewing.

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Bande de filles (Girlhood)

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 DVD. Forget 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

 

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

Oops, just missed it! This film is no longer available on Netflix streaming or DVD. Who knew? Yves Saint Laurent is undoubtedly fashion's official bad boy of the 20th century.

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Carlos

Oops, just missed it! This film is no longer available on Netflix streaming or DVD. 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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