“Revenge of the Glittering Shrimp”, “Allons enfants”… Movies to Watch (or Avoid)

Before we take a look at the movies of the week, some mixed box office hits according to our friends at cbo.fr: What the hell have we all done? Although it starts with over 850,000 visitors, it is the weakest start of the saga… The animated film Les villains almost 250,000 spectators seduced. Another animated film sound 2 loses more than half of its audience in the 2nd week and collects more than a million 100,000 admissions … collapse of disease that’s almost 600,000 in 15 days.

Among the novelties on display this April 13, 2022, we have decided to tell you about them Revenge of the glitter shrimp directed by Maxime Govare and Cédric Le Gallo… Read more glitter shrimpa small phenomenon of 2019, started at the Alpe d’Huez festival: the story of a gay water polo team suddenly coached by a swimmer who, after homophobic comments, is sentenced to community service and takes these shrimp to the LGBT Olympics in Croatia…

Almost 600,000 shots later in France and a fine international career, here is the second part of the saga… As much as the first part was a farce with bourgeois seriousness about respect for differences, this part is darker, even militant… Ours Shrimp will be stuck in Russia after an unexpected stopover and will have to undergo conversion therapy to cure them of their homosexuality…

Coincidence of this story: Revenge of the glitter shrimp couldn’t really be shot in Russia, a country that isn’t very welcoming to the gay community: that’s why the team retreated to Ukraine… Today, this choice takes on a very special dimension.

But also

This week is coming out too Dumbledore’s Secrets, 3rd installment of the Fantastic Beasts saga starring Jude Law, Eddie Redmayne or Mads Mikkelsen: The struggle for supremacy within the wizarding community against the backdrop of the rise of Nazism, creatures still as strange and spectacular scenes. ..

Finally, we would like to point out two documentaries: let’s go kids by Thiery Demaizières and Alban Teurlai, which follows the real experiment attempted in a Parisian high school: the attempt to save children who fail at school, who come from difficult neighborhoods thanks to hip-hop dance … It is full of hope that some ideas got destroyed and it is beautifully filmed with real movie characters but very real…

Also very real are the Toulouse rugby players, heroes of the city, film by Éric Hannezo and Matthieu Vollaire that follows their attempt to win the 5th title of European Champion in the 2020-2021 season between doubts, galleys and commitment. On a sublime black and white, we follow the team on the ground, in training but also in intimacy. An exciting sports thriller, full of humanity and again with real characters.

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