Claire Maurier

My Afternoons With Margueritte [La Tete en Friche]

12th November 2010 -

 Movie Review

Small but perfectly formed, this unassuming French comedy is smart, emotionally engaging and often very funny. Essentially a coming-of-age story about a seemingly dopey middle-aged man, it's also a real charmer.For his whole life, Germain...

The 400 Blows

15th January 2007 -

 Movie Review

1959's Les Quatre cents coups, known in translation as The 400 Blows, birthed the French New Wave. It's also one of the 20 finest films ever made. Easy.Sure, Citizen Kane. Yes, The Bicycle Thief. Heck,...

The 400 Blows

16th April 2006 -

 Movie Review

1959's Les Quatre cents coups, known in translation as The 400 Blows, birthed the French New Wave. It's also one of the 20 finest films ever made. Easy.Sure, Citizen Kane. Yes, The Bicycle Thief. Heck,...

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