Stream these French movies on TV5MONDE Cinema On Demand in April

This April, TV5MONDE Cinema On Demand brings a lineup full of chills and thrills! Catch the action, from the 2020 drama, Police, starring Omar Sy and Virginie Efira as two officers questioning the morality of their job, to the 2001 horror film, Les Morsures de l'aube, starring Guillaume Canet as a social climber who finds himself on a dangerous path.

The best French movies on the French platform TV5MONDE Cinema on Demand

Police — available beginning April 15

Three officers are tasked with an unusual mission of escorting a migrant to the airport for  deportation, but they face a moral dilemma after they discover the fate that awaits him in  his home country.

Director: Anne Fontaine (2020)
Cast: Virginie Efira, Omar Sy, Grégory Gadebois
Genre: Drama, in French with English subtitles

Watch if you like: Omar Sy in a rare dramatic role, French cop films that touch on the complexity and tragedy of the job, Georges Simenon' novels, movies set in Paris by night

Feux rouges — available beginning April 15

After fighting with his wife during a drive, Antoine stops at a bar to drown his sorrows. While there, Antoine decides to give an intimidating hitchhiker a lift to Bordeaux, a  decision that will have dangerous consequences.

Director: Cedric Kahn (2006)
Cast: Jean-Pierre Darrousin, Carole Bouquet
Genre: Drama, in French with English subtitles

Watch if you like: Road movies, eerie French thrillers, unexpected twists

Maléfique — available beginning April 15

Four prisoners discover and old diary with magical formulas that might hold the key to  their escape but as soon as they uncover the book, the inmates begin to witness strange  disturbances in their cell.

Director: Éric Valette (2003)
Cast: Gérald Laroche, Philippe Laudenbach, Félicia Massoni
Genre: Fantastique, in French with English subtitles

Watch if you like: French B horror movies, Slasher movies like Scream

Les Morsures de l'aube — available beginning April 8

Desperate to join high society, Antoine drops a name to get into an exclusive party but  doing so puts him on the radar of a mysterious man who promises Antoine a large sum  of money to hunt down a missing socialite.

Director: Antoine de Caunes (2001)
Cast: Guillaume Canet, Asia Argento, Gérard Lanvin
Genre: Horror, in French with English Subtitles

Watch it if you like : gothic thrillers, stylish movies reminiscent of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's (Amélie) aesthetic, vampire movies with a twist

Promenons-nous dans les bois — available beginning April 22

Five actors are invited to the castle of Axel de Fersen to act in a modernized stage play  of Little Red Riding Hood. On the night they arrive, people begin disappearing and the  friends realize they’re in grave danger.

Director: Lionel Delplanque (2000)
Cast: Clothilde Courau, Clément Sibony, Maud Buquet
Genre: Horror

Watch it if you like: The Shining, whoddunit movies, baroque style

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