Nés en 68 (Born in 68)
Nés en 68 (Born in 68) (2008)

A group of revolutionary students experiences rebellion, enlightenment, and change while establishing a commune devoted to free love, anarchy, and nudism, only to see their children eventually engage in a similarly styled rebellion 20 years… More

Rated: NC-17
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Release Date: May 21, 2008
DVD Release Date: August 11, 2009
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Jenkins
Time Out

A politically naïve and protracted slice of dewy-eyed nostalgia.

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Jonas Milk
Little White Lies

There's a sense that this lengthy family saga might also be best enjoyed as an episodic TV drama.

Tom Hutchinson
Filmstar Magazine

To have the two episodes of Born in '68 edited down and jammed together into a film of maximal length serves only to inflate its many weaknesses.

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Tom Dawson

Despite its admirable ambitions, Born in 68 feels like an inferior imitation of The Best Of Youth, with some talented actors let down by an inferior screenplay and unimaginative cinematography.

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Rob Daniel
Sky Cinema

While watchable in a soapy way, TV level dialogue and script offer few surprises, and characters feel at the mercy of the next big bit of history Ducastel and Martineau have lined up.

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Martin Hoyle
Financial Times

The problem is not length but shallowness.

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Peter Bradshaw

What promises to be an epic story of a group of hippy radicals from May 1968 to the present, gradually unwinds into a long, long soap opera.

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Tom Dawson
Total Film

Born In '68 is blunted by a schematic screenplay and uninspired digital cinematography.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express (UK)

Heavy-handed, Born In 68 struggles to hold your attention despite some engaging moments along the way.

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Walter M.
"Born in 68" starts in the heady days of student protests of May 1968. Catherine(Laetitia Casta) has other things on her mind as she has an illegal… More