Un crabe dans la tête (Soft Shell Man)
Un crabe dans la tête (Soft Shell Man) (2001)

Quebec cinematographer turned filmmaker Andre Turpin directs this character study about one man's ability to charm and inability to face the truth. The film revolves around Alex (David La Haye), an acclaimed underwater photographer who… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 7, 2001
DVD Release Date: August 15, 2005
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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Absorbing character study by André Turpin.

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Merle Bertrand
Film Threat

Drug abuse, infidelity and death aren't usually comedy fare, but Turpin's film allows us to chuckle through the angst.

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

Sweet and sly.

Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies

One of those energetic surprises, an original that pleases almost everyone who sees it.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...it's somewhat refreshing to watch a Canadian movie that's about normal people pursuing romantic relationships.

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Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Linda K. T.
A French Canadian film to see!