Me, Myself and Mum
Me, Myself and Mum (2014)

A cheerful and inventive comic confessional about Guillaume Gallienne's upbringing, his relations with his mother, and his eventual embracing of his inner heterosexual after growing up as a female-identified boy whom everyone assumes is… More

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Genre: Comedy
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alex Dudok de Wit
Time Out

Every social group is reduced to the crudest cliché.

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Cara Nash
FILMINK (Australia)

Any self-pity is outweighed by a healthy dose of self-deprecating humour.

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Alistair Harkness

The twist on the coming-of-age story makes this stylized comedy intriguing up to a point, but Gallienne's decision to retain the theatrical and confessional nature of the show ... starts to grate after a while.

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Peter Calder
New Zealand Herald

Moving seamlessly between stage and screen enactments, Guillaume, who plays both himself and his neurotic, chain-smoking mum, concocts plenty of blackly comic moments.

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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Quirky, yes, but perhaps not as commercially approachable as it was in France, where screen culture is more adventurous and experimentation is welcomed

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Allan Hunter
The List

Once you adjust to the exuberant theatricality and goofy comedy it does start to grow on you.

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Sarah Ward

Funny, thoughtful and bubbling over with feeling, the feature shines brightest and rings truest when its driving force is at his best -- which, thankfully, is most of its brief running time.

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Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Family relationships and sexuality are the main focus of this quirky, funny and revealing film whose journey culminates in a flourish of emotional ballast

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Kate Muir
Times (UK)

Based on Gallienne's one-man theatre show, the film camps its way through flamenco-style dancing, a German spa, sexual near-misses and an English boarding school.

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
Gallienne is downright amazing playing two roles in this delicate autobiographical comedy - an expertly-edited film that finds a perfect tonal balance as it… More