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Director Jacques Demy's enchanting French musical is a bittersweet story of young love, told entirely in song, without a single word of spoken dialogue. 17-year-old Genevieve helps her widowed mother in the umbrella shop. She is secretly in love with Guy, a car mechanic and they spend the night together before he leaves to serve in the army. Genevieve falls pregnant, but with Guy away at war, her mother encourages her to marry a wealthy gem merchant and forget her first love. PLEASE BE AWARE: After ordering The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg you may receive a disc marked as being a 15 certificate however, this relates to the extra features on the DVD and not the film itself, which is certified with the BBFC as a U. INTO FILM has consulted the BBFC, and their guidance is that as long as a club leader screens only the film (and not the additional features or audio commentaries etc), the film can be treated as a U certificate in a school setting.
Charming and sharp French film about a little boy who likes dressing as a girl.
14+ years 85 mins
Famed director Woody Allen here tackles his usual subject of wealthy New Yorkers with love problems, but uses the style of an old Hollywood musical.
11+ years 96 mins
Oscar-winning musical comedy that's a brilliant explosion of colour and energy despite an utterly un-PC plotline.
7+ years 98 mins
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With the release of Oscar front-runner La La Land, we look at the dynamic history of the screen musical, and the way La La Land draws upon the genre's heritage.
Reading time 4 mins
Playmobil: The Movie is the latest children's toy franchise given a DVD release for your Wishlist whilst The Angry Birds Movie 2 leads also becomes available.
Reading time 3 mins
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