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S’achève en beauté

French director Luc Besson’s Cité du cinéma just opened after 12 years of effort and 180 million Euros. For the first time, it will possible to entirely create a film in France. It was a peculiar irony that France, with … Continue reading

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Enlever

Liam Neesen’s new film, Taken II, premiered at the Deauville film festival the other day and the Irish actor was a guest on French news to talk about it. If you saw the 2008 original, you’ll remember that retired CIA … Continue reading

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Mondialement connu

  Few French actors are recognized by North American audiences, but Jean Reno is a notable exception. He was born Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez on July 30, 1948 in Casablanca, Morocco. His Spanish parents had fled Franco’s regime and eventually … Continue reading

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