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Avenue Montaigne (2006)  link to Avenue Montaigne on IMDb  

Number: 336

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Also known as: Fauteuils d'orchestre (original title)

Country: France, 106 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French, Japanese

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy, Romance

Director(s): Danièle Thompson

Cast: Valérie Lemercier, Cécile De France, Albert Dupontel, Claude Brasseur, Christopher Thompson

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: Jessica, raised by her grandmother, comes to Paris and gets a job at a bar across from a performance complex where a play, a concert, and an art auction will occur the same evening. It's a world in flux: the play's star wants off a popular TV soap that's made her rich, and she covets the lead in a film about de Beauvoir and Sartre; the pianist hates the concert circuit, but his wife who's his manager may leave him if he quits; a self-made widower with a girlfriend less than half his age is selling his collection of modern art - his son, a professor, objects to his father's love life. The stage manager at the complex is resigning after 30 years. Jessica sets the tone for how all plays out.

Location: 392

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1