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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Patrick Huard
Antoine Bertrand
Julie LeBreton
Martin Petit
Directors
Ken Scott
Screenwriters
Ken Scott
Running Time
103 minutes

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All my children


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Plot
Part-time delivery driver and full-time slacker David (Patrick Huard) is, at 42, finally about to make something of his life when he makes a discovery that changes everything - the sperm donations he made in the '80s have resulted in 533 pregnancies. Worse, 142 of his children are suing...


Verdict
A French comedy that pitches for wit over broad comedy, it's successful in salting what could be a over-sugary confection with healthy dose of wryness. The result is always entertaining and rarely mawkish.


Reviewed by Philip Wilding

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