Frédéric Pierrot

6

Fair

Jeune & Jolie review (Blu-ray)

Ozon's latest is an elegant, well-constructed affair about a 17-year-old girl who secretly works as a prostitute, hiding her line of work from her fellow college students and her family.

7

Good

Jeune et Jolie (Young and Beautiful) review

Ozon's latest is an elegant, well-constructed affair about a 17-year-old girl who secretly works as a prostitute, hiding her line of work from her fellow college students and her family.

6

Fair

Populaire review (Blu-ray)

A flighty French romcom set in the late 1950s, Populaire wants to be equal parts Amélie and Mad Men, but its lack of laughs and savvy ultimately make it only...

6

Fair

The Returned review (DVD)

A "zombie" film without zombies, The Returned (aka They Came Back or Les Revenants) sees the recently deceased return to life.

6

Fair

I've Loved You So Long (DVD)

An absorbing character portrait that deals with some tricky subject matter, this is one of those films that leads you through a deep and meandering debate about life and morality.

4

Poor

Let's Talk About the Rain (Parlez-moi de la pluie)

Agnes Jaoui returns to the cinema with another film that is predictably affable and entertaining, but sadly seems to lack the insight and sharp wit that previous outings such as...

6

Fair

I've Loved You So Long

An absorbing character portrait that deals with some tricky subject matter, this is one of those films that leads you through a deep and meandering debate about life and morality.