Anything For Her

Anything For Her

Anything For Her

French legal thriller about happily married Lisa (Diane Kruger, Inglourious Basterds) and school teacher Julien (Vincent Lindon) who live a loving and peaceful life with their son, Oscar. But the idyll is shattered when police turn up on their doorstep and arrest Lisa for murder.

She is found guilty and sentenced to twenty years in prison. Julian is convinced of her innocence and, after an appeal fails, he plots to break her out of prison – and out of the country. This bleak thriller is the feature debut of writer/director Fred Cavayé.

2008Rating: R16, Contains Violence98 minsFranceFrench with English subtitles
DramaThrillerRomanceWorld Cinema

Anything For Her / Reviews

Flicks

Flicks, Dominic Corry

Get out and see this magnificent thriller before the American remake (starring Russell Crowe, planned for release later this year) steals its thunder.

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TVNZ

TVNZ

This French drama centres around Lisa (Kruger) and Julien (Lindon), a simple couple whose happy life revolves around their son Oscar.

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Total Film

Total Film

Prison Break gets a Gallic makeover in this tidy French thriller about a mild-mannered schoolteacher (Vincent Lindon) who decides to bust his wife (Diane Kruger) out of chokey after she’s sent down for murder.

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Newshub

Newshub

This little French number completely snuck up on me and morphed into an impressively gripping little thriller.

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