May Fools
May Fools (1989)

This comic excursion from Louis Malle is set in May 1968, concurrent with a series of Parisian student uprisings. After the death of family matriarch Mme. Vieuzac (Paulette Dubost), the survivors converge on the French countryside for her… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 25, 1991
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Emanuel Levy

Though well acted by great French actors (Michel Piccoli), Malle's tale, set in 1968 in the countryside, is too light and trivial as family melodrama

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
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Revolves around the response of a large family to the death of the matriarch.

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John Ballantine
Fabulous little comedy on the aftermath of the death of a matriarch of the family. Classic Malle.