French Immersion
French Immersion (2014)

In this comedy from Kevin Tierney, four strangers from different parts of North America meet in Quebec to attend Isidore-du-Coeur-de-JÃ (C)sus, an French language program for adults, where everyone seems to end up acting like teenagers. ~… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 19, 2014
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail

Funny in both official languages, French Immersion is the story of career-conscious English Canadians who flock to a small Quebec town to meet a Tremblay and learn French.

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Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

If this sounds silly, it is, but it's also very funny. Both English and French Canadians get to be the butt of the jokes.

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Greg Quill
Toronto Star

An embarrassment from beginning to end, a silly, laugh-deprived farce designed to poke fun at an issue - the two solitudes and their language rights - that has as much currency as the length of Farley Mowat's beard.

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Radheyan Simonpillai
NOW Toronto

The clash between anglophones and francophones is territory ripe for comedy, but this laboured attempt at humour doesn't bear fruit.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The end result is a movie that often comes off as a pilot episode for a new CBC sitcom...

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A decent ensemble performance with interesting characters, but it unfortunately tends toward the way-too-cliche in the end: settling differences with a hockey… More