Delicacy Audrey Tautou reworks the quirky- romantique angle a decade after her quirky-romantique splash in Amélie . But the quirkiness is trying in this stylistically confused… Delicacy Audrey Tautou reworks the quirky- romantique angle a decade after her quirky-romantique splash in Amélie . But the quirkiness is trying in this stylistically confused… 2012-03-16 PG-13 PT108M Audrey Tautou
Movie Review

Delicacy (2012)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
STAR CROSSED Audrey Tautou and Francois Damiens in Delicacy
Image credit: Jessica Forde
STAR CROSSED Audrey Tautou and Francois Damiens in Delicacy
EW's GRADE
C

Details Limited Release: Mar 16, 2012; Rated: PG-13; Length: 108 Minutes; With: Audrey Tautou

Audrey Tautou reworks the quirky-romantique angle a decade after her quirky-romantique splash in Amélie. But the quirkiness is trying in this stylistically confused story of a beautiful young woman who shuts out love following her husband's sudden death. The man who reopens her heart — much to the dismay of judgmental friends — turns out to be a very ordinary-looking, galumphy Swedish guy (François Damiens) who's her office subordinate. The two stars appear to be as bewildered by the turn of events as we are. C

Originally posted Mar 14, 2012 Published in issue #1199 Mar 23, 2012 Order article reprints
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Weekend of Sep 14 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
Rank Title Weekend Gross* Weeks on Chart Cume. Gross* EW Grade
1.
No Good Deed
Screen Gems
$24.5 1 $24.5 C
2.
Dolphin Tale 2
Warner Bros.
$16.5 1 $16.5 C+
3.
Guardians of the Galaxy
Walt Disney Pictures
$8.0 7 $305.9 A-
4. $4.8 6 $181.0 C+
5. $4.3 5 $73.0 F
6.
The Drop
Fox Searchlight
$4.2 1 $4.2 B
7.
If I Stay
Warner Bros.
$4.0 4 $44.9 C-
8.
The November Man
Relativity
$2.7 3 $22.5 C
9.
The Giver
Weinstein Co.
$2.6 5 $41.3 C-
10.
The Hundred-Foot Journey
Walt Disney Pictures
$2.5 6 $49.4 B
* in millions

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