Vivement dimanche! (Finally, Sunday)(Confidentially Yours) (1983)

Vivement dimanche! (Finally, Sunday)(Confidentially Yours)


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In this light, sometimes tongue-in-cheek mystery based on a Charles Williams thriller -- with snippets of Hitchcock, Kubrick, and even Victor Hugo -- director François Truffaut showcases one of his favorite actresses, Fanny Ardant, as an enterprising secretary in love with her boss but up against clearing him of murder. Julien Vercel (Jean-Louis Trintignant) is a real estate dealer accused of killing his wife and her lover. He hides in his office while his secretary, Barbara (Ardant), sets out … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Drama , Art House & International , Mystery & Suspense , Comedy
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Written By: François Truffaut, Charles Williams, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean Aurel
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Critic Reviews for Vivement dimanche! (Finally, Sunday)(Confidentially Yours)

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (3)

With the clack of spike heels on pavement and the shadow of bare legs through frosted glass, Truffaut evokes the spontaneous sexual spectacle of city life.

Full Review… | December 3, 2012
New Yorker
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A bright, knowing, somewhat too affectionate variation on the sort of bloodless murder mysteries that were as much a staple of Hollywood production schedules in the 1930's and 40's as they were of the lending libraries of that era.

Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
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Never adds up to much of anything but is always entertaining.

Full Review… | November 17, 2008
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A tribute to American film noir.

Full Review… | July 23, 2003
Spirituality and Practice

Beyond his obsession for detail and natural cynicism, Truffaut is a true romantic

Full Review… | February 19, 2003
Old School Reviews

Audience Reviews for Vivement dimanche! (Finally, Sunday)(Confidentially Yours)

Truffaut's final film and also his tribute to Hitchcock. Appropriately shot in black and white this is a great Neo-Noir. An entertaining film that kept me interested throughout, a nice end to Truffaut's career.

Emily B.

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