Release Date: April 9th, 2010
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 48 min
A person grows up in a marginal family.
Director: Felix van Groeningen
While The Misfortunates careens with madcap hilarity through the Strobbe's tumultuous lives, it also resonates with its serious story undercurrent. In essence, it is the story of a boy's struggle to survive, and, in this case, evolve. show more
There's whimsy and raunchy humor here, but also an underlying sense of darkness and despair. show more
If Ken Loach and Roberto Benigni went into a bar, drank themselves into a stupor and emerged the next morning with a screenplay, it might look a lot like The Misfortunates. show more