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La vie en miettes (2011)

Jonathan and Anaïs Hopkins have only been married a few months, but life together is a nightmare. Anaïs is unstable, cold in bed and often away visiting her sister. Or is she? When Jonathan... See full summary »


Denis Malleval


Antoine Lacomblez (scenario and dialogue), Pierre Boileau (novel) | 1 more credit »


Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruno Debrandt ... Jonathan Hopkins
Audrey Fleurot ... Clara
Marie Denarnaud ... Lucie et Chloé
Christian Rauth Christian Rauth ... Maître Farelli
Frédéric van den Driessche ... Le docteur Mallory
Christiane Conil Christiane Conil ... Mme Vautier
Laurent Bateau Laurent Bateau ... Adjudant chef Blandin
Clothilde Baudon Clothilde Baudon ... Babette (as Clotilde Baudon)
Francine Eymery Francine Eymery ... Mme Hopkins (as Francine Eymerie)
David Marchal David Marchal ... L'avocat
Geoffrey Bateman ... Greenfield
Edmonde Franchi Edmonde Franchi ... Mme Fouchard
Serge Dupire ... M. Patrick
José Heuzé José Heuzé ... Le patron du bistrot (as José Heuze)
Hubert Rollet Hubert Rollet ... L'huissier de justice
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Jonathan and Anaïs Hopkins have only been married a few months, but life together is a nightmare. Anaïs is unstable, cold in bed and often away visiting her sister. Or is she? When Jonathan learns that his estranged father has left him a huge fortune, all he needs is a divorce. Things are looking up when absent Anaïs gets into a serious car accident. At the hospital, Jonathan finds another woman in his wife's place - an incredibly beautiful woman. But she's paralyzed and unable to speak. Why was this perfect stranger's handbag filled with his wife's identification? Where is the real Mrs. Hopkins? Written by tv5monde.com

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A movie in shreds
12 June 2011 | by dbdumonteilSee all my reviews

This is the first installment of several MTV movies based on Boileau/Narcejac novels .This famous team was one of the best thrillers writers and their works produced at least two classics both in IMDb top 250 ("vertigo" "Les Diboliques").

I was looking forward to watching "La Vie En Miettes" :what a disappointment!I have read all BN novels and I did not even recognize the plot (with the exception of a vague story of inheritance).The movie is slow-moving,with uninteresting characters and when it's over ,you have the feeling of having watched a nothing story;the hero never seems in jeopardy (one of the writer's permanent features,par excellence the victim's thriller) One can expect more of the next movies ;it can hardly be worse.

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7 June 2011 (France) See more »

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