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Filmmaker Lionel Bailliu expands his Academy Award-nominated short film Squash (2000) into a bitter and nail-biting commentary on the cutthroat nature of office politics with this feature debut concerning a shrewd businessman who takes his scheming employees on an ultra-competitive outing. Firm head Charles (Eric Savin) may be top dog today, but ambitious worker Jean-Claude (Benoît Magimel) is determined to make his way to the top no matter what the cost. Though his workmate Alex (Jérémie Rénier) is a nice enough guy, Jean-Claude is constantly digging for dirt on his fellow employees, and will… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Talky, cynical tale of ruthless office politics tested in the great outdoors is far more energetic than most mainstream French pics."
‑ Lisa Nesselson, Variety
"[Bailliu's] corrosive humor will endear the movie to all those who enjoy the sight of the French behaving badly."
‑ Bernard Besserglik, Hollywood Reporter
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