Heartwarming French cinemaWith a 97% approval rate on Rotten Tomatoes, 35 Shots Of Rum is that rare thing: a film that people genuinely love. Claire Denis' 2008 flick tells the story of a widowed Parisian train driver coming to terms with his daughter leaving home. That might not sound like much, but the resultant film is elegant, witty and full of warmth. 97% of cinema-goers aren't wrong.
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