The list of my desires

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  • G
  • 2015
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 5.4  (466)

The List of My Desires is a 2014 French drama film directed by Didier Le Pêcheur, based on the novel of the same name by Grégoire Delacourt. The film stars Mathilde Seigner as Jocelyne Guerbette, a middle-aged woman who works in a sewing shop in a small town in northern France. Jocelyne is married to her childhood sweetheart, Jocelyn (played by Marc Lavoine), and has two grown children.

Despite her simple life, Jocelyne has always harbored secret desires and dreams of a different life. She has even written them down in a notebook, which she keeps hidden away from her family and friends. When Jocelyne wins the lottery, she sees it as an opportunity to finally fulfill some of her dreams. However, she soon realizes that her newfound wealth comes with unexpected consequences.

As Jocelyne struggles with the weight of her decisions, she finds solace in her friendship with Nathalie (played by Virginie Hocq), a fellow shop assistant who is going through her own personal struggles. The two women bond over their shared experiences and fears, and help each other find the strength to face their challenges.

The List of My Desires is a poignant and heartwarming tale of self-discovery, love, and the power of friendship. The film explores the themes of identity, passion, and the pursuit of happiness, and asks the question of whether money can truly buy happiness. Mathilde Seigner delivers a powerful and nuanced performance as Jocelyne, portraying her with depth and sensitivity. Marc Lavoine and Virginie Hocq also give strong and convincing performances as Jocelyn and Nathalie, respectively.

The film's cinematography is beautiful, showcasing the picturesque French countryside and small town life. The soundtrack is also notable, featuring a mix of French and English songs that complement the film's mood and themes.

Overall, The List of My Desires is a moving and thoughtful film that will resonate with audiences who have ever dared to dream of a different life. It is a celebration of the human spirit and the power of hope, and a reminder that sometimes the greatest joys in life come from the simplest pleasures.

The list of my desires is a 2015 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.4.

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    5.4  (466)