The Concert

The Concert

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A French comedy about Andrei (Alexeï Guskov), a cleaning man at the Bolshoi orchestra in Moscow. Thirty years ago he was the renowned conductor of the Bolshoi, but was fired for hiring Jewish musicians. More

When Andrei intercepts a fax from the Châtelet Theater in Paris inviting the Bolshoi orchestra to play, he concocts a devious plan to return to glory. He bands together a bunch of out-of-work musicians to perform in Paris in their place.

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2009Rating: M, Contains Offensive Language119 minsFrance, Italy, Romania, Belgium, RussiaFrench and Russian
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The Concert | Reviews

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Variety

Variety

The story regurgitates the usual trappings of underdog tales, milking stereotypes as well as tear ducts.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

The harder this desperately obsequious circus of a movie tries to entertain, the more it falls short.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

More sentimental, less spiky than Mihaileanu's stock-in-trade, Le Concert is an enjoyable take on the underdogs genre. And Laurent and the music are sublime.

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The Concert | Release Details

The Concert is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.