Although deeper issues about the socio-economic divisions that separate Philippe and Driss aren't substantively explored, The Intouchables is a fantastically acted, surprisingly funny film. Driss bids Philippe farewell and walks away as Phillipe and Eléonore chat and enjoy each other's company. As unlikely friendships in movies go, the one between Philippe and Driss is purely on the sweet and inspiring side. Why was Philippe happier with Driss as an aide than the other, more objectively qualified assistants? Archived from on 19 July 2012. A date between Eléonore and Philippe is agreed. In France, the film won the for Omar Sy, and garnered seven further nominations for the , including the , which it lost to the winner. Driss accepts the challenge and moves to the mansion, changing the boring life of Phillipe and his employees.
The acting is good, the story reaches out to you, at times it is genuinely touching, and a moment later you will find yourself laughing in your chair. Anti intellectual movie, a really simple story about two men in Paris. Why has the world flipped for this movie? It dark humor shines through the cracks made by the drama. Archived from on 30 June 2012. He is just there to get a signature showing he was interviewed and rejected in order to continue receiving his welfare benefits. There may be a certain truth in this, but the education of Philippe proceeds in a series of essentially insulting cliches.
Though Philippe can't drive, Driss can use his legs to drive Philippe's Maserati fast and furious, providing a thrill that Philippe thought he'd never feel again. Anti intellectual movie, a really simple story about two men in Paris. The comedy parts would probably get a 10 in my opinion The inouchables is the best french movie i've ver seen. I suggest the administrator to delete that remark or change its qualification. Philippe challenges Driss, offering him a trial period of one month to gain experience helping him.
Philippe Pozzo Di Borgo born in 51, got a dramatic para-glider accident in the French Alps in 1993 being totally deprived of movements from the base of his neck to the tip of his feet. The appeal of a film like this, and it is perfectly legitimate, is that when we begin to feel affection for the characters, what makes them happy makes us happy. The great feeling you're left with alone is worth the money. Archived from on 15 December 2012. Storyline: In Paris, the aristocratic and intellectual Philippe is a quadriplegic millionaire who is interviewing candidates for the position of his carer, with his red-haired secretary Magalie. The next day, Driss returns and learns that he is on a trial period for the live-in caregiver job. Philippe discloses to Driss that he became disabled following a accident and that his wife died without bearing children.
He says he will not fire him as long as he does his job properly. Archived from on 28 May 2012. If in any way this was biased he would never had accepted the film to be left in that state. How many times have we seen the scene where an uptight square inhales pot for the first time and a smile slowly spreads across his face? Driss learns the extent of Philippe's disability and accompanies Philippe in every moment of his life, assisting him in all the ways needed. Archived from on 10 October 2012. In the meantime, Philippe has hired caregivers to replace Driss, but he is not happy with any of them. If you get the chance, see this movie.
Adama, Driss's younger cousin, who is in trouble with a gang, comes to fetch Driss at Phillipe's mansion on the pretext of delivering mail. I was surprised over the buzz around this movie, and could not really understand why it got so much credibility. Philippe agrees with Driss to send a photo of him in a to her, but he hesitates and asks his aide, Yvonne, to send a picture of him as he was before his accident. By August 2016, Curtis presumably dropped out of directing. Need to watch '' in the comfort of your own home? It dark humor shines through the cracks made by the drama. Philippe is a millionaire who was paralyzed from the neck down in a para-gliding accident.
At the last minute, Philippe is too scared to meet Eléonore and leaves with Yvonne before Eléonore arrives. Even though they're employer and employee and of different socioeconomic and racial backgrounds, Philippe and Driss grow to respect and love each other, and each changes the other. But it's equally obvious how Philippe benefits from the relationship: He gets a sense of spontaneity, a lust for life, and a companion without pity. Driss is a man out on parole for robbery, who applies for the job of Philippe's caregiver only so he can be rejected and get a signature on his application for unemployment benefits. On 10 January 2012, The Intouchables set a record, having been number one for ten consecutive weeks since its release in France.
Let's not illusion ourselves on the matter, everywhere in the world few wealthy people would accept to have as an aid an ex convict whichever color his skin should be! The film ends with shots of and Abdel Sellou, the people on whom the film is based, together on a hillside, reminiscent of the paragliding scene earlier in the film. Francois Cluzet, who acts only with his face and voice, communicates great feeling. In October 2014, was cast as Abdel, with Firth still attached as Phillip. . In December 2012, it made the January shortlist, but was ultimately not selected for inclusion among the final nominees.
Archived from on 8 July 2012. He is told to come back the next morning to get his signed letter. They are chased through the streets by the police and eventually cornered. The way the racial problem is viewed is properly demonstrated. Archived from on 28 January 2013.
Caught up in the flow of events, we allow many assumptions to pass unchallenged. Parents need to know that The Intouchables is an award-winning French drama based on the true story of a wealthy quadriplegic and his down-and-out personal aide. Очень советую данный фильм к просмотрю всей семьёй,в нём хоть и есть пара пошленьких шуток,но их немного и они очень смешные! Driss intimidates a couple of guys one of them a teen by shoving them against a wall and getting in their face. Archived from on 28 May 2012. Driss discovers , and even takes up. The directors have had the compliments of Di Borgo for the way they adapted his story.