The Hookup Plan

If some Broad City fans married some cult followers of Bridget Jones' Diary and moved to France, they might produce something like Chris Lang's new TV show, The Hookup Plan (Plan Cœur, 2018). 

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Lady J

Spring is in the air, and that means plenty of sunshine, fruit salad, delicate tulips, and of course an Emmanuel Mouret costume dramedy featuring royal gardens, cascading 18th century wardrobes, and delicious aristocratic gossip.

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Carbon

French police authorities described it as "the heist of the century". Ex-cop turned crime thriller specialist Olivier Marchal takes on the true story of the Carbon Connection scandal in Carbon (Carbone, 2017).

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Come What May

From the director of the inspiring Oscar nominated Joyeux Noel, comes another untold war story, which draws upon actual memories of Christian Carion's own mother's biographical experiences.

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The World is Yours

Netflix has stepped up their French film game with a new snappy group action comedy, served straight up with a twist: The World is Yours (Le monde est à toi, 2018).

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Wedding Unplanned

Sometimes you just need a classic situational comedy to lift your spirits and tickle your funny bone.

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Un + Une

A picturesque and exotic romance took hold of us this week starring one of France's most dashing heroes, Jean Dujardin. 

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A Mighty Team

A Mighty Team (La dream team, 2016is the type of feel good movie that can melt the hardest of hearts, but doesn't overwhelm you with "the mushy stuff".

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Beauty and the Beast

Oops, just missed it! This film is no longer available on Netflix streaming or DVD. You can never have too many cinematic depictions of the beloved French tale, Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et La Bête, 2014).

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Nothing to Hide

Do you have something to hide on that mobile device you're glued to? These people do.

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