Revenir (Back Home): Venice Film Review

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The last film I saw at the 2019 Venice Film Festival was Revenir (Back Home), a French drama starring Niels Schneider and Adele Exarchopoulus, and it was a pretty fine way to go out.

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Gemma Bovery: Film Review

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This new twist on Gustave Flaubert’s novel Madame Bovary is sweet, enjoyable but sadly very forgettable. Gemma Arterton is fabulous as Gemma and she learned French for the role which deserves major Brownie points but nothing about it sticks in my mind.

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