• Chinese Puzzle (2014)

Chinese Puzzle

Release Date: May 16th, 2014

R |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

A 40-year-old divorced father of two cannot cope with his children moving to New York with their mother, so he moves there to be close to them.

Cast: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Cécile De France, Kelly Reilly, Sandrine Holt, Flore Bonaventura, Li Jun Li, Sharrieff Pugh

Director: Cédric Klapisch

Genres: Romance , Comedy drama

Production Co: Opposite Field Pictures, Panache Productions, Ce Qui Me Meut Motion Pictures, Belgacom, La Compagnie Cinématographique

Keywords: Heartwarming, 2010s, Love, Transformation, New York City, Family, Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Leslie FelperinThe Hollywood Reporter

    A pleasing walk in the park for all involved, not exactly profound, but appealing to both long term fans of the franchise and accessible to newcomers. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    They're not exactly Richard Linklater's "Before" trilogy, but French filmmaker Cédric Klapisch's "Spanish Apartment" movies - 2002's "L'Auberge Espagnole," 2005's "Russian Dolls," and now, Chinese Puzzle - have their devotees, too. show more

  • 75
    Mary HoulihanChicago Sun-Times

    It goes down like a French pastry, offering no real value but looking good and satisfying a craving for something light and airy. show more

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