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Laurence Anyways 2012

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8.4

This is a gorgeous French-Canadian movie with out-of-this-world sound work.

Laurence is deeply in love with his girlfriend, Fred. On his birthday, he announces to her that he wants to restart his life as a woman, having always hated his male body. Fred doesn’t know how to take the news: “everything I love about you is everything you hate about yourself”.

Laurence Anyways is about how their romance continues after this revelation. There are so many reasons to watch this movie: the story, the acting, the cinematography; but trust me, the soundtrack alone is reason enough.

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Details

  • Genre

    Romance
  • Starring

    Emmanuel Schwartz, Melvil Poupaud, Suzanne Clément
  • Directed by

    Xavier Dolan
  • Written by

    Xavier Dolan