Release Date: June 12th, 1998
DVD Release Date: June 15th, 1999
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min
A bourgeois family -- including domineering matriarch Madame Menard (Claire Maurier), rebellious daughter Betty (Agnès Jaoui), unambitious son Henri (Jean-Pierre Bacri) and his financially successful yet perpetually nervous brother, Philippe (Wladimir Yordanoff) -- assemble at a restaurant to celebrate the birthday of Yolande (Catherine Frot), Philippe's timid wife. As the evening wears on, bitter sibling rivalries and decades-long grudges and slowly reveal themselves.
Director: Cédric Klapisch
Production Co: Téléma, Le Studio Canal +, France 2 Cinema
Distributors: Leisure Time Features