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Valley of Love

Valley of Love is a movie starring Isabelle Huppert, Gérard Depardieu, and Dan Warner. Isabelle and Gérard go to a strange appointment in Death Valley, California. They have not seen each other for years and are here to answer to an...

Other Titles
El valle del amor: un lugar para decir adiós, 愛と死の谷, Dolina miłości, O Vale do Amor, Valley of Love - Tal der Liebe, El valle del amor, Valley of Love: un lugar para decir adios, Vale de Amor, The Valley of Love, Dolina ljubavi
Running Time
1 hours 31 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama
Director
Guillaume Nicloux
Writer
David H. Pickering, Guillaume Nicloux
Actors
Gérard Depardieu, Isabelle Huppert, Dan Warner, Aurélia Thiérrée
Country
France, Belgium
Year
2015
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Isabelle and Gérard go to a strange appointment in Death Valley, California. They have not seen each other for years and are here to answer to an invitation from their son Michael, a photographer, which they received after his suicide, six months ago.

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Ashley Roberts

I have always been fascinated by movies about people with different ways of looking at life, especially when the subjects are from different cultures. Some have seen this movie, and I would like to say that it is very different from the usual "beautiful people get together and become friends" movies that have been around for years. In the movie, the characters are very different, but they become more closer than they are in any other movie I have seen. Their feelings and situations change. The movie is about the men's and women's beliefs about a relationship. They see that they are being forced to marry, and that they have to change their beliefs about marriage, and their lives. They feel they have to do this. They are almost ready to live a "normal" marriage, and that they have to choose between having children, or a new marriage. I have to say that they do not "waste" their lives on any sort of "happy" situations. This movie is very interesting. It is true, that many people in the movie live life in a way that is "normal". In my opinion, this movie is one of the best movies I have ever seen. There is a lot of talk about what it means to live life, and what it means to be happy. If you like movies that are about love, sex, and life, then you must see this movie. It is worth it.

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Ethan F.

A rare movie that feels so real. Like the innocence of the characters. The movie's stars have one of the best personal stories of all time, in a good way. The way it gives you a feel for a family going through a tough time. And a feeling of love and devotion between the three brothers and the older brother who is in a terrible crash. To me, it felt like the life of a teenager, and the pain that they go through. Their mom is really the driving force in the movie, the only one who ever got a look-in, the only one who knew about their father's drug addictions and the decisions they make. They go through the hard times, but don't give up, even when the decision is made. All the actors in the movie were amazing, and I can't imagine any other person in this role. They brought a lot to this role, even for the older brother who was a virgin. Just a great film to watch.

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Craig H.

This movie is probably one of the best films of the 90s. It has everything a movie should have: the leading actor is amazing, the director was able to present the reality of the day to the audience, the music is superb and the acting is so much better than it would be without it. This is truly one of the best films of the decade and a must-see for every man and woman who loves art and all things new and fresh.

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Michelle O.

This film is a tribute to the original: a kind of strange misfit who happens to be a transsexual. It's not an accurate portrayal of what went on, but it's still well done. It's not like the truth, and some of the people are (sort of) caricatures. But I think this is an accurate representation of how it really was, and what happened. It's also very sad, because this story is the only one about a transsexual, and it's definitely not the most relatable. The director did a great job. I thought it was all very slow, but it made sense. I don't think it should be compared to the original. It's a slightly different thing, but it is very similar. I liked it. If you liked the original, you will like this. If you don't like the original, you probably won't like it.

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Patrick C.

Brett Easton Ellis' THE FOUR WEDDINGS & A FUNERAL has once again been given the Hollywood treatment. This time, it's a surprisingly dark, visceral and atmospheric film that will have you wringing your hands and asking yourself, "Is this the same script that was turned into a two hour movie?" If the answer is yes, you may be in for a bumpy ride with this dark tale about the complicated relationship between two brothers. Far from a happy ending, it's the sort of film that will stay with you for a long time. While I am not a fan of Todd Haynes, I will say that he does a great job directing and is able to create a film that feels like a work of art. This isn't a film that will go down in history, but if you are a fan of Ellis' work and his style, you'll probably enjoy this film.

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Harry

At the age of 18 and a mere seven months pregnant, the young lovers Gwen and Christopher happily part ways, leaving their mother to fend for herself. Just weeks later, in a land not too far away, a sinister young man, Nicholas, turns up and his motive is much more sinister. He is bent on raping and murdering Gwen and her unborn child, but the local police officer in charge of the case, Mike, can't bring himself to give in to his long-held conviction that Nick's despicable behaviour is the result of a psychotic break. It's a risky line to tread in a film like this, but in what seems like an attempt to lighten the tone, director Steven Soderbergh instead allows the film to go at a steady, though slightly tedious pace, and allows the action to play out in broad daylight. However, this doesn't always work, as there are some very minor scenes where the action takes place in total darkness. Indeed, at one point, the film plays out like a daytime soap opera. When it does take place, however, it's more enjoyable than the average indie. This is in large part thanks to the lead actor, Keanu Reeves. His portrayal of a troubled young man who is hiding his true feelings is captivating and convincing. This is especially true of the scenes where he is angry at the world around him, such as when he uses his powers to harm a deer that he has just killed. The central mystery also is not as opaque as it may at first appear. The plot itself is fairly simple, and it is also quite the efficient way to tell a story. While it is well-played and generally keeps to a reasonable pace, the lack of discernible characters or even any semblance of plot or reason makes it seem a little pointless. However, this is also the film's biggest advantage. Although it contains a fairly conventional ending, the film has no problems developing its themes and ideas and even manages to go against the conventional narrative and is left with some truly unique ideas. If the film is seen as just a character study, the film will be quite popular, but if you look beyond the surface, you may find that this is an excellent film.

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Kevin

This is one of those films that makes you think. In my opinion this is one of the best films I have seen. The way the film is shot and the emotions are displayed, make this a must see. The acting is top notch and the supporting cast is also very good. Most of the cast are American and the films get this film out of the international market and into the home market. The direction of the film is excellent and the movie makes you think and think and think. There is no two ways about it. This is a great film and everyone should see this film.

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Catherine

This is a very unique movie, which is a shame because so many fine movies are being made in this genre. There's so much to love about this film, and I love this film. So many good actors and a terrific script. The only complaint I have is that there is no real story to this film, so we just have to sit back and enjoy a few wonderful, serene moments. I really enjoyed this movie, and if you haven't seen it yet, get to it immediately!

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Elizabeth Banks

This is the most beautiful, powerful movie I've seen in a long time. The storyline is simple but powerful. It is so real that it touches the viewer deeply. The writing is crisp, clear and simply beautiful. The characters are real and relatable. The chemistry between them is palpable and can be felt through out the movie. It is also a stunning representation of the times and culture. It is very topical. It talks about the issues of the day and raises them to a level that many movies can't. It is heartwarming and romantic. It will touch you and move you. It is beautifully filmed, beautifully written and beautifully acted. This movie is a definite must see and it is an absolutely amazing movie that anyone can watch. 9.5/10

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Amy Williamson

I watched this movie at home on my own (watching on VCR) and I did not regret it. I am a fan of Al Pacino, and this movie reminded me of his other films. I especially liked that this movie did not talk about drugs and alcohol, instead it talked about love and romance. I liked that there were no bimbo scenes, but I also like the relationships between the characters. This movie will stay with you for a long time. I give this movie a 9 out of 10.

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Christina

I have watched several German films with an American audience and I believe they are a lot better than the ones made in Germany. Especially in Hollywood. I think one of the reasons is that Hollywood's approach to cinema is always to have one or two big studio productions, then a "popular" or "mainstream" film, then a low budget, low budget film, then a "cult" film, then a remake, then a "splash" movie, and so on. A German film is different. It is true that Hollywood and the German media did not do any publicity on the film, and if they did, it was only because it was a German film, not because it was an American film. However, when they started to look into it, they saw a very good film that is a very good film. I think they thought it was better than a Hollywood film because it was made in Germany. It was not a "mainstream" film. The film is very realistic and I think most German film-goers will be interested in it. The film is not "comic". If you are an American, or if you think that American films are for adults, then don't watch it. The film has some very interesting scenes and some beautiful scenery. If you think that a film is only for adults, then do not watch it. If you think that a film is more for children, then watch it. I think the film is great. I really think that the film is a good film, but I don't think it is a great film. I think it is an interesting film, but it is not a great film. It has a couple of "beautiful" scenes and it has some "graphic" scenes. It is one of those films that is a bit different from Hollywood. It is a "comic" film, and it is very good. I give it 9/10, but I think it is a "comic" film. That's all. This film is very good. I think it is worth seeing.

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Howard

The movie is about an all-American family headed by parents Michael and Mary (Tim Blake Nelson and Laura Linney), and two sons, Mark and Mark Jr. (John Benjamin Hickey and Ben Foster). Michael is a well-educated scientist with a family who thinks he is a genius and it is interesting to watch him struggle with his family. He does his best to keep his family from falling apart, but there are times when the whole family is upset. As a result, they can't function, but they are still very happy. Michael and Mary's life goes in the face of hard times and when Michael goes to Japan for work, he and his family can't seem to go through anything, but they find a way to cope. On the other hand, Mark is an American-born Japanese boy who is told by his parents that he has a "nice" American education and they hope that he can do well in school. After Mark's illness leaves his family destitute, they look for a new way to support their son and bring him back into their lives. The plot is quite simple. There are no more complicated and complicated themes. This movie was shown on Australian television and it is easy to see why it was a hit. Although it has a predictable ending, the emotional reactions are very strong. When I saw it, I was very sad because I am not used to see such strong reactions from the audience.

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Mary Ramirez

I love this movie. I think that it is one of the best movies of all time. The movie is very realistic. The movie portrays the troubles of the families of the two brothers. There are many scenes where the main character asks the whole world to help him. Some scenes are so realistic that it looks as if you are there in the house, doing the same things. If you like action movies then I recommend that you to watch the movie. The actors who play in the movie are amazing and good at their roles. The only problem with this movie is that the movie is too long, but I think that this is the way to go. If you like movies that have some kind of plot, then this movie is for you.

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Judith

I just saw this film a few days ago, and it was an excellent film. I had seen the trailer, which made it seem like a comedy, and thought I would pass. I was wrong. It is truly a thought-provoking movie. If you like stories of lost love, you will love this film. All I can say is that this movie is a must-see.

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Vincent F.

I saw this film at the 2012 Palm Springs International Film Festival and was enthralled by the subtlety and depth of the acting and the sheer intensity of the story and the world that is at stake. The relationship between the main characters was one that kept me in tears from beginning to end, and was real and compelling to watch unfold. This is a story of love, loss and hope. It's been decades since the men I know have been able to leave a place like a "dining car" behind, and yet, that is the question that remains to be answered by this film. "The Valley of Love" is a must see.

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Ashley R.

I love this movie. I don't have much of a writing background, but I enjoyed writing about it. I read the other reviews and the ones that were negative really are all just trying to make it look like it's awful. I watched it twice and was impressed with how they managed to pull off the story so well. It's worth the watch. I'll give you one warning though, if you're sensitive about or even funny about sex, there's a scene where a naked man gets the shower of the house to come in on him. Again, if you're that sensitive you may not enjoy this movie. I'm not even going to mention the whole rape thing, so it's not really a spoiler. I really enjoyed the movie, and will be looking forward to future movies.

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Madison Tucker

A delightful story of a young boy, a girl, and their friendship. The boy, Mickey, has a vision of two angels, "Peter and Bobby," flying over his bedroom window. One of them appears to him to play with him. As the angels and the boy play together, he begins to have visions. The angels and the boy work together to build a house and take care of the boy's needs. The movie is full of great scenes, such as when Mickey finds the camera in his bedroom, and the boy begins to wonder about the camera. But, he also faces a difficult time when his brother has to find a job. The boy wants to see the angel, Peter, but he cannot see him. This movie was very touching and very fun to watch. It has a good message to it. I liked the music in the movie, the movie itself, and the message.

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Samuel Bailey

I love this movie! I got to know about it on the day it was released, and I saw it over and over. It's actually a very deep and serious film that doesn't leave a bad taste in the mouth, but does manage to keep you interested. The story is of a married man (Neeson) who tries to save his daughter (Evangeline Lilly) from a bad upbringing, while trying to cope with his wife (Fassbender) and having to deal with the fact that his daughter's father is dying. It's a great film that I recommend to anyone who likes a really interesting story. It's very emotional and realistic, and it's full of great acting. Neeson is brilliant as always, but he does not get enough attention in the film, but Fassbender is amazing, and does a great job as his son. You really care for them, and the acting in this film is second to none. 9/10

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Douglas

A well crafted film and nicely played by the whole cast. Can't fault it. Very sad, and not at all what the title suggests. The characters are not told a whole lot, so the viewer is not immediately hooked into the story. However, the end is something to look forward to. There is some good music and a great ending.

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Mildred P.

Saw this film at the London Film Festival. The filmmaker is Richard Bowes, a married father of three with an endearing and positive view of the challenges of raising children. He provides a unique and candid look at how parents cope with the challenges of raising a child with disabilities. The story is based on the life of Gabrielle Union. When she was about 7 years old, she was struck by a car and paralyzed from the neck down. The filmmakers are so concerned with helping her get back on her feet, that they had her hooked up to a tracheostomy machine (an operation which should never have been done on an apparently healthy child) at age 8. However, she still has problems walking, talking, and interacting with others. The filmmaker has followed Gabrielle and her mother, Mary, for the last 15 years of her life. Mary, a church organist and mother of two, was extremely close to Gabrielle and held her as much in her life as she did herself. Gabrielle and Mary have had their ups and downs. Gabrielle also has had some serious struggles with her mother's illness. Mary's husband has died, and her son has been diagnosed with a heart condition. The film provides a unique and very human account of how people deal with the challenges of caring for a child with a disability. At the end of the film, the director says that he hopes that this film inspires people to care for others with disabilities. This is one of the best films I have seen in the last few years.