Après lui
Après lui (2007)

Screen legend Catherine Deneuve stars as a grieving mother who forms an unusual relationship with the former best friend of her recently departed son in director Gaël Morel's melancholy drama. When Camille (Denuve)'s son was killed… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: May 23, 2007
DVD Release Date: April 2, 2008
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lisa Nesselson

Script's veneer of invention doesn't always lift characters or situations above cringe-making cliche. But well-cast thesps imbue pic's social experiment with a fair quotient of believability, no matter how extreme the situations.

Brian Tallerico

The amazing Catherine Deneuve proves why she should still be on any list of the great international actresses.

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Don Willmott

a great effort from a great actress who is at the peak of her powers in this, her sixth decade in movies.

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Urban Cinefile

An intricate, intimate drama, After Him is a risky venture, in which audiences have to either opt in or opt out.

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Dennis Schwartz
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If Deneuve wasn't in it, the film would be unwatchable.

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Boyd van Hoeij

Deneuve's grieving mother from the French provinces is one of her most expressive roles in years.

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