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The Science of Sleep (2006)The Science of Sleep (2006)

The Science of Sleep (2006)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.2

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France, Italy
English, French, Spanish
Lovely, Original, Quirky
2006
Michel Gondry
Alain Chabat, Aurelia Petit, Charlotte Gainsbourg
105 min

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A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.

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7.2
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How does a standout director follow up to a film like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind? With a more profound exploration of style, a further exploration of his originality. Gael Garcia Bernal (who you might know from Y Tu Mama Tambien) plays an imaginative but awkward kind of guy who falls for his cute neighbor, played Charlotte Gainsbourg. Bizarre and whimsical dream sequences follow and a sweet, if hesitant, love story unfolds. An eccentric, funny and very French movie (with most scenes in English).  

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