June 2022 DVD releases: Licorice Pizza, The Promises, Death on the Nile, The Real Family, Another World, Investigation into a State Scandal, My Wife’s Story, … (Cinema / DVD)

The president of the jury of the 75th Cannes Film Festival is honored with these DVD & Blu-ray releases. For the rest, follow the guide!

Wednesday, June 1

Licorice Pizza

Achievement and sscenario: Paul Thomas Anderson

Cast: Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman, Bradley Cooper, Sean Penn, …

Gender : Drama

Duration : 2h 14min

Theatrical release: January 5, 2022

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: 1973, in the Los Angeles area. Alana Kane and Gary Valentine get to know each other on the boy’s high school class picture day. Alana is no longer a high school student, but tries to find her way while working as the photographer’s assistant. Gary already has acting experience, which he hastens to tell the young girl to impress her. Amused and intrigued by his extraordinary self-assurance, she agrees to accompany him to New York for a television show. But nothing goes as planned…

Wednesday, June 8

The promises

Direction and screenplay: Thomas Kruithof and Jean-Baptiste Delafon

Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Reda Kateb, Naidra Ayadi, …

Gender : Drama

Duration : 1h 38min

Theatrical release: January 26, 2022

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: Mayor of a town in 93, Clémence is fighting with Yazid, his chief of staff, a fierce battle to save the Bernardins district, a city undermined by insalubrity and “sleeping merchants”. This will be his last fight, before handing over to the next election. But when Clémence is approached to become a minister, her ambition calls into question all her plans. Can Clémence abandon her city, her loved ones, and renounce her promises? …

Friday, June 17

Death on the Nile

Achievement : Kenneth Branagh

Script : Michael Green, based on the novel Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Armie Hammer, Gal Gadot, Tom Bateman, Annette Bening, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, …

Gender : Policeman

Duration : 2h 7min

Theatrical release: February 9, 2022

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: During a luxurious cruise on the Nile, what was supposed to be an idyllic honeymoon ends in the brutal death of the young bride. This crime signals the end of vacation for detective Hercule Poirot. On board as a passenger, he is entrusted with the investigation by the captain of the boat. And in this dark affair of obsessive love with deadly consequences, there is no shortage of suspects! There follows a series of twists and turns of the situation which, against a backdrop of grandiose landscapes, will gradually destabilize everyone’s certainties until the incredible outcome!

Wednesday, June 22

The real family

Achievement and sscenario: Fabien Gorgeat

Cast: Melanie Thierry, Lyes Salem, Felix Moati, …

Gender : Drama

Duration : 1h 42min

Theatrical release: February 16, 2022

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: Anna, 34, lives with her husband, her two little boys and Simon, a child placed with them by Social Assistance since the age of 18 months, who is now 6 years old. One day, Simon’s biological father expresses a desire to regain custody of his son. It is heartbreaking for Anna, who cannot bring herself to let go of the man who has always called her “Mom”.

Tuesday, June 28

Another world

Direction and screenplay: Stephane Brize

Cast: Vincent Lindon, Sandrine Kiberlain, Anthony Bajon, Marie Drucker, …

Gender : Drama

Duration : 1h 36min

Theatrical release: February 16, 2022

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: A business executive, his wife, his family, when the professional choices of one are changing the lives of all. Philippe Lemesle and his wife separate, a love damaged by the pressure of work. A successful executive in an industrial group, Philippe no longer knows how to respond to the incoherent injunctions of his management. We wanted him to be a leader yesterday, we want him to be a performer today. He is at the moment when he has to decide on the meaning of his life.

State Scandal Investigation

Achievement : Thierry de Peretti

Script : Thierry de Peretti and Jeanne Aptekman, based on the work of Hubert Avoine and Emmanuel Fansten

Cast: Roschdy Zem, Pio Marmaï, Vincent Lindon, Julie Moulier, Alexis Manenti, Mylène Jampanoï, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, …

Gender : Dramatic thriller

Duration : 2h 03min

Theatrical release: February 9, 2022

Bracket: DVD

Official Synopsis: October 2015. French customs seize seven tonnes of cannabis in the heart of the capital. The same day, a former narcotics infiltrator, Hubert Antoine, contacted Stéphane Vilner, a young journalist at Liberation. He claims to be able to demonstrate the existence of state trafficking led by Jacques Billard, a high-ranking French police officer. At first suspicious, Stéphane ends up plunging into an investigation that will lead him to the darkest corners of the Republic.

My wife’s story

Achievement : Ildiko Enyedi

Script : Ildiko Enyedi and Milan Fust

Cast: Léa Seydoux, Gijs Naber, Louis Garrel, Sergio Rubini, …

Gender : Drama

Duration : 2h 42min

Theatrical release: Drama

Bracket: DVDs & Blu-rays

Official Synopsis: Jakob is a sea captain. One day, he makes a bet with a friend in a café: he will marry the first woman who crosses the threshold. That’s when Lizzy enters…


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