“What’s happening here, is it someone’s birthday?” “I’m am not having 13 at my table it is bad luck, I need another woman.” “Madame, I am the maid.” “We’re not gonna tell them you’re the maid.” “I’m unable to lie.” “That’s okay all women can lie, it’s all about smiling.” She was the maid but now…she’s moving up. In ‘Madame’ Anne and Bob, a well-to-do American couple, have just moved to a beautiful manor house in romantic Paris. To impress their sophisticated friends, they decide to host a lavish dinner party, but must disguise their maid as a noblewoman to even out the number of guests.
“Don’t drink too much.” “A gift for you.” “A mess, she is seeing him Bob.” “Oh, my god!” “It’s like a slow motion car crash…could he be in love with her? Is that possible?” “Well admit it, she’s got a great a*s.” One has money, one has heart.
“I cannot mix with these people, I can’t.” “This is not your world. You’re playing out of your league.” “He loves me Madame.” “I felt something when he looked at me.” “The thing you felt inside was drunk.” When the maid runs off with a wealthy guest, Anne chases her around Paris to thwart the joyous and unexpected love affair.
“I am a woman, not a maid.” ‘Madame’ is directed by French filmmaker Amanda Sthers, who co-wrote the screenplay with, from a story by Sthers. The Indie comedy with a cast that includes Toni Collette, Harvey Keitel, Rossy de Palma, Michael Smiley, Tom Hughes, Violaine Gillibert, Stanislas Merhar, and Sue Cann premiered at the Sydney Film Festival last year, and will be released in select theaters + on VOD starting March 23, 2018.
And now for something different…with Collette & Keitel this wacky comedy looks fun. Your thoughts?
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