Romain Duris, looking like a wolfishly unkempt Mick Jagger, plays an undercover seducer hired to lure women out of bad relationships. To break up the…
Movie Review

Heartbreaker

Heartbreakers | HUG IT OUT Romain Duris and Vanessa Paradis get physical in Heartbreaker
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HUG IT OUT Romain Duris and Vanessa Paradis get physical in Heartbreaker

Romain Duris, looking like a wolfishly unkempt Mick Jagger, plays an undercover seducer hired to lure women out of bad relationships. To break up the engagement of a sexy rich girl (Vanessa Paradis), he poses as her protector. Heartbreaker is like a caper comedy meets The Bodyguard — it's winsome and accomplished fluff. Duris has to pretend to love Dirty Dancing, and the whole film is really his and Paradis' love tango. B

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Originally posted Sep 08, 2010 Published in issue #1120-1121 Sep 17, 2010 Order article reprints
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