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Delicatessen


Directors: Marc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Genre: Comedy

Year: 1991

Running time: 99 minutes

Territory: UK

Studio: StudioCanal

Format: DCP

Cast: Marie-Laure Dougnac, Dominique Pinon, Pascal Benezech

Language options: Dialogue - FR | Subtitle - EN

In a distant, apocalyptic future, conventional society has reached a state of collapse. Grain is now used as currency and meat has become a rare commodity. Meanwhile an unemployed clown finds work as a maintenance man in a squalid apartment block situated above a butcher’s shop. Having fallen in love with the owner’s daughter he soon discovers the sinister truth behind the ominous landlord’s unsavoury intentions. Between blossoming romance and disappearing tenants his only hope for survival could be the members of a subterranean militia of vegetarian freedom fighters.




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