The Last Day (2004 film)

The Last Day (French: Le Dernier Jour) is a 2004 French drama film directed by Rodolphe Marconi, starring Gaspard Ulliel, Nicole Garcia and Mélanie Laurent.[1][2][3]

The Last Day
The Last Day (2004) poster.jpg
US promotional poster
FrenchLe Dernier Jour
Directed byRodolphe Marconi
Written byRodolphe Marconi
Produced byPaulo Branco
Starring
CinematographyHélène Louvart
Edited byIsabelle Devinck
Production
company
Gémini Films
Distributed by
Release dates
  • 3 November 2004 (2004-11-03) (France)
  • 13 December 2005 (2005-12-13) (USA)
Running time
104 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench

PlotEdit

At Christmas, Simon arrives at his parents' home with a young woman he has just met on the night train. During the stay, a phone call comes to stir this family that has been keeping a secret for twenty years. At the same time, Simon is dealing with his unrequited love for another man.

CastEdit

ReleaseEdit

The film was released in France by Gémini Films on 3 November 2004.[2] Strand Releasing acquired the U.S. rights to the film and released it on DVD on 13 December 2005.[4][5]

ReceptionEdit

AlloCiné, a French cinema website, gave the film an average rating of 3.3/5, based on a survey of 15 French reviews.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Le Dernier Jour". Cineuropa. Archived from the original on 21 April 2022. Retrieved 21 April 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Le Dernier Jour (2004) de Rodolphe Marconi". UniFrance. Archived from the original on 20 January 2022. Retrieved 21 April 2022.
  3. ^ Nesselson, Lisa (21 February 2005). "The Last Day". Variety. Archived from the original on 21 April 2022. Retrieved 21 April 2022.
  4. ^ "Strand Takes "A Year Without Love," and "The Last Day" for Late Autumn Roll Out". Indiewire. 29 March 2005. Archived from the original on 24 April 2022. Retrieved 24 April 2022.
  5. ^ "New Times's top DVD picks for the week of December 13". Miami New Times. 15 December 2005. Archived from the original on 24 April 2022. Retrieved 24 April 2022.
  6. ^ "Critiques Presse pour le film Le Dernier Jour". AlloCiné (in French). Archived from the original on 21 October 2017. Retrieved 24 April 2022.

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