French Immersion
French Immersion (2014)

In this comedy from Kevin Tierney, four strangers from different parts of North America meet in Quebec to attend Isidore-du-Coeur-de-JÃ (C)sus, an French language program for adults, where everyone seems to end up acting like teenagers. ~… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 19, 2014
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail

Funny in both official languages, French Immersion is the story of career-conscious English Canadians who flock to a small Quebec town to meet a Tremblay and learn French.

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Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

If this sounds silly, it is, but it's also very funny. Both English and French Canadians get to be the butt of the jokes.

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Greg Quill
Toronto Star

An embarrassment from beginning to end, a silly, laugh-deprived farce designed to poke fun at an issue - the two solitudes and their language rights - that has as much currency as the length of Farley Mowat's beard.

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Radheyan Simonpillai
NOW Toronto

The clash between anglophones and francophones is territory ripe for comedy, but this laboured attempt at humour doesn't bear fruit.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The end result is a movie that often comes off as a pilot episode for a new CBC sitcom...

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Daniel Perry
A decent ensemble performance with interesting characters, but it unfortunately tends toward the way-too-cliche in the end: settling differences with a hockey… More