Every Man for Himself (Sauve qui peut (la vie))
Every Man for Himself (Sauve qui peut (la vie)) (1980)

Sauve Qui Peut (la Vie), a pessimistic but visually stunning film, marks Jean-Luc Godard's return to cinema after having spent the 70s working in video. The film presents a few days in the lives of three people: Paul Godard (Jacques… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: October 12, 1980
DVD Release Date: February 2, 2015
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Jesse Cataldo
Slant Magazine

Is Godard the prostitute or the pimp?

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Chris Cabin

has a pungent melancholy to it

Armond White
New York Press

Even in the same year as Raging Bull, Melvin and Howard, Dressed to Kill and The Long Riders it was still the freshest, most thrilling movie to behold.

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Eric Broome
Jean-Luc Godard's "Every Man for Himself" is intriguing, but not as essential as the director's early films. Lack of cultural context may be… More