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Shall We Kiss?

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Shall We Kiss?

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
102 minutes
Limited Release Date:
03/27/09
performer:
Virginie Ledoyen, Emmanuel Mouret, Michael Cohen, Julie Gayet
director:
Emmanuel Mouret
distributor:
Music Box Films
author:
Emmanuel Mouret
genre:
Comedy, Romance

We gave it a B

In Shall We Kiss a brief encounter between a couple of ?attractive passing strangers may or may not end in a kiss at night’s end. But first, the lady recounts a story-within-a-story about a ?couple she knows — longtime friends who learned the hard way about the power a smooch has to change a life. Mouret not only stars (opposite a delicate Ledoyen) as the slightly schlemiely fellow in want of a woman’s affection, he also wrote and directed this enticing, weightless divertissement, a distant Gallic cousin to Woody Allen’s talky comedies of romantic fumbling. B

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