Bad Company
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Inspired by true events that occurred in France in the mid-'90s, this French-language feature explores the relationship between two best friends who come from opposite sides of the tracks. Delphine (Maud Forget) is 14 years old and shy, a delicate and studious high-school patron who comes from an upper-class background. After following around Olivia (Lou Doillon), the new student at her high school and a dreadlocked, outspoken outcast, the two develop a close bond. Olivia is from a broken home and has a free-spirited approach to life. One night, Olivia takes Delphine to a nightclub where… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 38%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"An engaging and powerful portrayal of puberty gone awry."
‑ Marta Barber, Miami Herald
"Bad Company is good company only when it is most natural."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"I haven't seen any recent film about American teenagers in crisis with this kind of economy."
‑ David D'Arcy,
"While such a plot is entirely possible ... it has little redeeming value here beyond its apparent craftsmanship."
‑ Doris Toumarkine, Film Journal International
"Penetrates the madness of the teenage imagination with a story that feels both authentic and chilling."
‑ Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle
"I was certainly swept up into its horrible clutches. But to what end?"
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
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