My Father Saved My Life (2001)

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Joe, international poker player, is considered an irresponsible family-chief. His two sons drifted into gangsterism. The older dies from it. The younger, Manu, was sentenced to death. Joe takes on to a terrific battle in order to save his son. Will he succeed in it? For life has more than one trick in its well-worn sleeve.


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21 February 2002 | Cargo
9
| Impressive movie, made with by an open, talented, great mind.
I'm really impressed by the character of Manu, which is in fact the autobiographical version of José Giovanni, the writer and director. I think I might even start reading Giovanni's books! Great acting also by both Bruno Cremer (father) and Vincent Lecoeur (son).

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Release Date:

25 April 2001

Language

French


Country of Origin

France

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