The City of No Limits
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Max (Fernando Fernán Gómez), the wealthy family patriarch and head of a pharmaceuticals business, is dying of cancer and has relocated from Madrid to a Paris hospital for treatment. The members of his family, including his wife, Marie (Geraldine Chaplin), have gathered around him there. Victor (Leonardo Sbaraglia), the youngest son and last to arrive in Paris, lives in Argentina and has no ties to the family business. He sees Max, who is becoming incoherent and confused, secretly throwing away his medicine, pretending to sleep, and attempting to escape from the hospital. Victor notices that… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The cast teems with strong performances."
‑ Wesley Morris, Boston Globe
"An intriguing movie with a split personality."
‑ Robert Roten, Laramie Movie Scope
"A beautifully crafted, complex and absorbing family drama."
‑ Kevin Thomas, Los Angeles Times
"never a dull moment"
‑ Don Willmott, Filmcritic.com
"A career best for the daughter of Charlie Chaplin."
‑ Chuck Wilson, L.A. Weekly
"The film itself drifts between family melodrama and terse mystery, and it pays off well."
‑ Tim Cogshell, Boxoffice Magazine
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