Vivement dimanche!/Confidentially Yours (1983, François Truffaut)
Rating: 4/4 stars, 10/10, 96/100
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This is my favorite Truffaut film. It was the second Truffaut film I ever saw. I tried to figure out if Fanny Ardant was in the movie because she was a good actress or the director’s girlfriend. After seeing the Shakespeare scene, it was evident that she was a good actress. In French films, it is not unusual for the main chick to have to pretend to be a prostitute in order to solve a case. Gotta love the French.
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