Greg and Gentillon
Greg and Gentillon (2006)

Two small-time Canadian comics set their sights on Toronto with a plan to become the next big stand-up sensation, only to find out just how far one can fall when the bottom of the barrel drops out. When it came to comedy, few could keep the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: October 27, 2006
DVD Release Date: January 16, 2007
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Tony Wong
Toronto Star

The triumph of the largely improvised film is that the characters, with all their naive optimism, are surprisingly nuanced.

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Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

The two men experience success, heartbreak and homesickness, but never fail to find some heinous cliche or another that will cover the situation (in both official languages).

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Greg & Gentillon finds a shiver of poignancy, a hint of tenderness, that's rare in this genre.

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John Patterson
L.A. Weekly

Sending two faux-provincial innocents into real-life situations involving levelheaded, genially imperturbable Canadians offers only the mildest kind of comedy.

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