• In the House (2013)

In the House

Release Date: April 19th, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 24th, 2013

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

A teenager insinuates himself into another student's house and writes about it for a class. His teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his work but the teen's intrusion unleashes a series of uncontrollable events.

Cast: Fabrice Luchini, Ernst Umhauer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner, Denis Ménochet, Jean-François Balmer, Yolande Moreau, Catherine Davenier

Director: François Ozon

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Mars Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 78
    Jordan HoffmanFilm.com

    In the House is crafty and juicy and ought to delight anyone whose ever thumped their chest about being a storyteller. I must confess, however, that somewhere in the third act the air started to leak from the balloon. show more

  • 80
    Ella TaylorNPR

    In the House is often mordantly funny. Luchini is France's master of deadpan comedy: When he does farce, it carries an undertow of sorrow, and vice versa. show more

  • 88
    Claudia PuigUSA Today

    With its complex look at storytelling, imagination and the teacher-student dynamic, In the House is an elaborate cinematic fresco. show more

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