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“Suite Française” U.K. Reviews Round-Up

With the U.K. release being set on Friday (March 13) the first reviews are getting released for Matthias upcoming movie “Suite Française“. Matthias stars alongside Michelle Williams in the Irène Némirovsky adaptation. We will round-up the reviews in this post. The movie is getting good reviews so far:

“The leads play things ingenuously straight, summoning genuine heat in the characters’ fleeting moments of physical interlocking. Williams, among the most intelligently intuitive actresses of her generation, imbues Lucile with a fragile, thoughtful reserve that never comes off as wan. She’s ideally matched by rising Belgian star Schoenaerts, who continues to demonstrate his versatility with each of his English-language assignments: He’s as dashingly refined here as he was viscerally brooding in his breakout roles in “Rust and Bone” and “Bullhead.” Channeling something of the young Fredric March in his graceful demeanor and delivery, he maps out Bruno’s internal conflicts with poignant economy.”
Guy Lodge, Variety

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