The Red Dwarf
The Red Dwarf (1999)

A Michel Tournier short story is the source for this expressionistic Belgian-French-Italian comedy-drama, filmed in black-and-white with French dialogue. Lucien L'Hotte (Jean-Yves Thual), a dwarf who works for a law firm, is befriended… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1999
DVD Release Date: April 18, 2000
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Jean-Yves Thual gives a wonderfully expressive performance, but his efforts are negated by writer-director Yvan LeMoine's questionable choices.

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Ed Kelleher
Film Journal International

With this poetic but unsettling debut, Le Moine establishes himself as a bold filmmaking talent.

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Patrick Dolan
If for nothing else, it's different, it's looks like it was made decades ago, and it's French. It's a good watch and an interesting gem… More