Le Couperet (2005)

Le Couperet (2005)




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Bruno Davert, an engineer worker in the papermaking industry, is a victim of the relocation of his company. He has been on the dole for almost two years, alternating between moments of self-awareness and depression, and confronting the humiliation of job interviews. One day he has a somewhat drastic idea: to treat the labor market like any other market, in other words to do everything possible to eliminate all competition. He obtains the names of the unemployed engineers living in his region and, therefore, potential rivals for a job at the Arcadia factory and kills them one by one.
Art House & International , Comedy , Drama
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Mars Distribution


José Garcia
as Bruno Davert
Karin Viard
as Marlene Davert
Ulrich Tukur
as Gerard Hutchinson
Olivier Gourmet
as Raymond Machefer
Yvon Back
as Etienne Barnet
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Critic Reviews for Le Couperet

All Critics (5)

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Full Review… | April 2, 2009
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Full Review… | August 18, 2006
New York Times
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April 8, 2005
Hollywood Reporter
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Full Review… | May 5, 2010
Sacramento News & Review

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Full Review… | October 18, 2008
Urban Cinefile

It's a film better suited for the talents of the Coen Brothers.

Full Review… | February 1, 2008
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Audience Reviews for Le Couperet

Fantastic little film. Dark humor and social commentary at it's best.

Wu Chouin
Wu Chouin

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