Monsieur Lazhar 2012 PG-13
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, International, Comedy|
|Starring||Mohamed Fellag, Sophie Nélisse|
|Supporting actors||Émilien Néron, Marie-Ève Beauregard, Vincent Millard, Seddik Benslimane, Louis-David Leblanc, Gabriel Verdier, Marianne Soucy-Lord, Danielle Proulx, Brigitte Poupart, Jules Philip, Louis Champagne, Daniel Gadouas, Francine Ruel, Sophie Sanscartier, Nicole-Sylvie Lagarde, André Robitaille, Marie Charlebois, Evelyne de la Chenelière|
|Studio||Music Box Films|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Easy to forget I was watching a movie, sad to see it end.
The film explores a few different serious social themes in a thought-provoking and moving way, without telling us as the viewer what we should believe.
It is a French Canadian film about school and children and teachers, about death and suicide, about immigration and political asylum.
Similar to another film which I watched recently, THE CLASS, MONSIEUR LAZHAR deals with the goings-on in a classroom and the students' relationship with their teacher. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Robert Hayes
One of the best movies I've seen in years. The child actors are second to none. Loved this film.Published 1 month ago by Gary R. De Witt
This is a very sensitively produced film with English subtitles. Everything is translated colloquially so it is very easy to follow. Read morePublished 2 months ago by James Chadbourne
"Don't judge a book by it's cover" new spin with Middle East flavor character.Published 3 months ago by Donna
Having now lived with first the Canadian Bluray and now the US MUSIC BOX Bluray I can confirm that the US one is over all better in many ways. Read morePublished 4 months ago by truthsetter
A wonderful, positive Québécois film. For viewers of any language.Published 4 months ago by John NC
This is an excellent, meaningful script, and the situations faced by the characters really resonate with my high school French classes. Read morePublished 5 months ago by T. Nunnery