My American Uncle Movie Review Summary

Actors: Nicole Garcia, Gérard Depardieu, Roger Pierre, Nelly Borgeaud, Pierre Arditi, Marie Dubois

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MY AMERICAN UNCLE (Mon Oncle d'Amérique) is a movie directed by Alain Resnais in 1980. The picture won the Grand Prize of the Jury of the 1980 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the 1981 Academy Award in the "Best Screenplay (Jean Gruault) directly written for the screen" category.
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This movie describes the relations between the actress Nicole Garcia and the state employee Roger Pierre who's left his family in order to live with his mistress.

In the second plot, Gérard Depardieu is a self-made director competing with a new executive manager for leadership. Soon Depardieu, sent to a new location by his management, must leave his family.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   white collar office worker Married, fooling around?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   actor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Island?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   theater

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing

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