The Eighth Day (Le Huitième Jour)
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The Eighth Day (Le Huitième Jour)
Two men with seemingly nothing in common become unlikely friends in this drama from France. Harry (Daniel Auteuil) is a salesman working for a large but faceless corporation, where he's become a success at the expense of his personal life. His wife Julie (Miou-Miou), frustrated by his lack of concern for his family, has divorced him, and while he still has visitation rights to his children, he manages to forget when it's his weekend with his daughters, and he neglects to pick them up at the train station. Harry is depressed and nearly suicidal; while driving late one rainy night, he… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Try imagining Rain Man without the laughs but with fantasy sequences featuring a Mexican singer in garb out of Chevy Chase's Three Amigos! and a mouse."
‑ Mike Clark, USA Today
"A buoyant spiritual film that celebrates the mysteries of friendship and precious moments of wonder when life sparkles."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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