Strayed

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Released 2004

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Movie Summary

Director:
Andre Techine
Released:
2004
Rating:
Not rated
June 1940. German troops are advancing on Paris. Odile, a widowed teacher, succumbs to the widespread panic and, with her two children, joins the exodus from the city. Philippe is on the cusp of adolescence, Little Cathy knows only that they are going South. After fifty kilometres, a German plane attacks, decimating the helpless refugees. Odile and her children lose everything. A shaven-headed youth appears from nowhere and leads them away from the carnage. His name is Yvan, he's seventeen years old. Cut off from the rest of the world and living in confined quarters, Odile and Yvan find themselves confronted with their own desires.

Metacritic Score

  • 90

    Los Angeles Times Kevin Thomas

    What makes this film special, as in his other films, is the getting there. Téchiné is the master of subtle shifts in mood, an acute delineator of psychological interplay, and the...

  • 90

    Variety David Stratton

    A taut, suspenseful, linear approach, and a trio of excellent performances.

  • 80

    The New York Times Stephen Holden

    It begins with a montage of devastating black-and-white news clips interwoven with flashes of the flight of a terrified young widow and her two children. After that, the movie soft...

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