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Seventh Heaven (1998)

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Mathilde, a pretty, young woman married to a successful surgeon, is undergoing a crisis. She steals toys in department stores, faints for no apparent reason, goes AWOL from her job, and is unable to let her husband Nico satisfy her sexually. One day, after one of her stealing and fainting spells, Mathilde is approached by a mysterious man who offers hypnosis and feng shui as a solution to her ongoing identity and sexual problems. Through hypnosis, he enables Mathilde to open the door to her "seventh heaven." However, once Mathilde's husband, who is used to dealing with illness in a clinically rational and logical manner, realizes that she has achieved this metamorphosis, he becomes jealous and begins to experience an identity crisis of his own...
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Art House & International , Comedy , Drama
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Studio:
Zeitgeist Films

Cast

Francine Bergé
as Mathilde's Mother
François Berléand
as The Doctor
Philippe Magnan
as The Practitioner
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Critic Reviews for Seventh Heaven

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

A witty drama filled with clever little vignettes explores the disturbances that can rock a marital relationship when change takes place in one partner.

Full Review… | March 4, 2002
Spirituality and Practice

Instead of stressing the farcical potential of Nico's mid-life crisis, the film becomes an uninvolving melodrama which lacks dramatic tension.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Film Journal International

begins to seem like a Buñuel-influenced trip into Jung. The film has that sort of funny-but-not-really tone.

January 1, 2000
culturevulture.net

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