Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVDThis may sound a bit presumptuous, but I think I speak for every franco-cinophile, when I say that this is the ultimate French Netflix choice; the mother of all FrenchFlicks recommendations and a perfect movie for Valentines Day.

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Crime d'amour (Love Crime)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. No one can get exactly what they want, at the expense of who they want, quite like a woman can. Goosebumps will rise, and minds will be titillated while watching the boss of your biggest nightmares come to life in Love Crime (Crime d'amour.)

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Dans la maison (In the House)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVDRead a book and you can go anywhere. Becoming an author may bring fame, glory, and escape, or it can bring to you the events of In the House (Dans la maison).  

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Après Mai (Something in the Air)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. The 60's can be quite serious, especially in France in the year 1968.

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C.R.A.Z.Y.

NOW ONLY AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. The difference between Jean-Marc Vallée's C.R.A.Z.Y. and any other beloved dysfunctional family film that you've already seen is that, just like they did in the 70s, the great musical figures of rock 'n' roll are there to get you through.

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Populaire

Oops, just missed it! This film is no longer available on Netflix streaming or DVD. My new favorite French romance has appeared ever so suddenly on Netflix Instant Play. Here's a "romcom" that incorporates cutesy, girly and flirtatious, with something cinematic, kooky, and ambitious.

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L'homme qui voulait vivre sa vie (The Big Picture)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. Who can resist an infidelity crime thriller?

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Holy Motors

 

NOW ONLY AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. Holy Moses, was Holy Motors outrageous.

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Prête-moi ta main ! (I Do)

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. NOW AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX DVD. One of France's best rom-coms.

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The Artist

NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE TO STREAM ON NETFLIX. It's not every day a director decides to take away the gift of sound and return to the old ways of silent movies, but that's just what Michel Hazanavicius did with The Artist in 2011. The film is a beautiful concoction of expressive music and charisma that radiates from key players, like Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo.

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