Shall We Kiss? Synopsis
Emilie tells a story about how indulging your desires affects someone else’s life.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Shall We Kiss? gives us storytelling as art. Emmanuel Mouret's romantic drama, in French with English subtitles, is expert, intricate,...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Impossibly charming and impossibly French.
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The Hollywood Reporter

Misunderstandings, new turns and stratagems mark the rest of this delightful divertimento, which navigates between burlesque and romantic...
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Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
A sensational date movie.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The whole thing's weightless: An upscale date-movie bonbon that keeps yielding pungent aftertastes.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
An engaging romantic comedy that's deeper, smarter and more pessimistic than it appears at first glance, a film with shrewd insight into...
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Features crisp dialogue and understated humor, played out by an attractive young cast. Audiences bred on Hollywood romances might find the...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Mouret not only stars (opposite a delicate Ledoyen) as the slightly schlemiely fellow in want of a woman's affection, he also wrote and...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Ledoyen in particular humanizes the story-within-a-story strategy. Her character's sly verbal hesitations become part of a mutual...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
They (the characters) approach the subjects of sex and romance with a naivete so staggering, it must be an embarrassment in the greater...
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Shall We Kiss

By nuoz
It is usually a good bet when a French filmaker is doing a romantic comedy and this movie was n exception to that general rule. Both love stories were very realistic and well-acted. And no pat...

Shall We Kiss?

As only the French can do, Shall We Kiss made a somewhat light weight storyline into a poignant and enjoyable film. The ensemble acting was terrific and although the plan concocted to have a former...

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By kennethcool94
One of the best french romantic comedy for years!...

Shall We Kiss

By rosaferris
I enjoyed this French Film. I thought it was a bit awkward watching it, but it definately had some poetic meaning behind it....

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Rated NR