Barbecue (2014)

Barbecue (2014)

Barbecue (2014)

French comedy about middle-aged Antoine who, on his 50th birthday, receives a nasty heart attack. When the doctor suggests he take care of his health and diet, something he’s already been keeping in check, Antoine flips the script by quitting his job and hitting the red wine at a fancy holiday house. However, this lifestyle change inevitably affects Antoine’s family and friends as well…

2014Rating: M98 minsFranceFrench with English subtitles
ComedyWorld Cinema

Barbecue (2014) / Reviews

The New York Times

The New York Times

The voice-over and wispy songs dribbling over scenes only underline the forgettable filmmaking.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It's all too easy to imagine an ITV primetime version starring one Glenister or another, and it wouldn't be any less skippable.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Half-baked comedy-drama about a group of bourgeois friends who have to confront the pitfalls of middle age.

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