France 1809: the handsome philanderer Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride Pauline heartbroken. When Pauline doesn't hear from Neuville for months, her health begins to fail. Her sister Elizabeth hatches a plan to write fake letters to Pauline from Neuville. exploit the fictitious war hero status Elizabeth has created for him>span class="detail">!
Starring Academy Award winner Jean Dujardin (The Artist) and award winner Mélanie Laurent (Inglorious Basterds), Return of the Hero, the latest period comedy from director Laurent Tirard (Molière), is a charming, playful delight!
Language: French (English Subtitles)
‘A good old fashioned corset comedy…Return of the Hero delivers a handsome package…’The Hollywood Reporter
‘There are shades of Pride and Prejudice in the latest film from writer-director Laurent Tirard (The Story of My Life, Molière), not least in the naming of its heroine, and the film is a delight from start to finish.’Time Out Australia