erik lundegaard

Friday January 23, 2009

Hail Cesars

The nominees for the Cesars are out, and “Public Enemy No. 1,” about French gangster Jacques Mesrine (Vincent Cassel), set a record with 10 nominations. It was also the third-highest grossing film in France last year. Respect and box office? Is the Academy listening? Are the studios?

Vincent Cassel in "Public Enemy #1"Here's the list of nominees for best picture:

  • Entre le murs (The Class)
  • Il y a longtemps que je t'aime (I've Loved You So Long)
  • L'Ennemi public no. 1 (Public Enemy Number One)
  • Paris
  • Le Premier jour du reste de ta vie (The First Day of the Rest of Your Life)
  • Seraphine
  • Un conte de Noel (Christmas Tale) 

The Cesars will take place on Feb. 27 in Paris.

Posted at 12:04 PM on Friday January 23, 2009 in category Movies - Foreign  
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