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City for Sale

Ville à vendre

Directed by Jean-Pierre Mocky
France, 1992
Mystery, Crime


After selling his computer company, Orpheus, environmentalist Parisian intellectual, parts in an adventure. He arrives in a small town, Moussin. He will attend fascinated with a series of spectacular murders among the notables of the city.

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City for Sale Directed by Jean-Pierre Mocky

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  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film City for Sale

    A mysterious atmosphere, a dozen first-rate French actors of the 90's, hilarious thoughts about unemployment in the industrial northern part of France, disturbing descriptions of the secret activities of the giant pharmaceutical corporations. A highly recommended film of this director (still in activity !) only a few movie lovers appreciate.

  • FISCHER's rating of the film City for Sale

    Outre un respect continu dans son style des plus personnels, Mocky, cette fois-ci ne gâche pas ses scènes comme à son habitude, dans un bouillonnement brouillon, mais parvient systématiquement à maîtriser son scénario, dans un délire absurde où se côtoie l'énormité, l'absurde mâtiné d'une logorrhée verbale dense et fort ubuesque. On en redemande, en souhaitant au cinéaste bonne

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