The Man of My Life

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The Man of My Life
L'Homme de sa vie.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Zabou Breitman
Produced by Philippe Godeau
Jean-Yves Asselin
Written by Zabou Breitman
Agnès de Sacy
Starring Bernard Campan
Charles Berling
Léa Drucker
Cinematography Michel Amathieu
Edited by Richard Marizy
Distributed by Wild Bunch Distribution
Release date
  • 11 October 2006 (2006-10-11)
Running time
114 minutes
Country France
Language French
Budget $7.3 million
Box office $5.3 million[1]

The Man of My Life (French: L'Homme de sa vie) is a French film directed by Zabou Breitman, written by Breitman and Agnès de Sacy, and produced by Philippe Godeau. It was first released in 2006.[2][3][4]

It stars Bernard Campan, Charles Berling, Léa Drucker and Jacqueline Jehanneuf.[2]


Critical response[edit]

Review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes reported an approval rating of 47%, based on 19 reviews, with an average score of 5.75/10.[5] At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the film received an average score of 52, based on 4 reviews, indicating "mixed or average reviews".[6]


Award / Film Festival Category Recipients and nominees Result
Globes de Cristal Award Best Actress Léa Drucker Won


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  2. ^ a b Holden, Stephen (21 September 2007). "Movie Review: The Man of My Life (2006)". New York Times. Retrieved 1 February 2011.
  3. ^ Feeney, Mark (9 November 2007). "'Life' is a breezy melodrama". Boston Globe. Retrieved 1 February 2011.
  4. ^ "Zabou Breitman présente "L'homme de sa vie"". TF1 (in French). 11 October 2006. Retrieved 1 February 2011.
  5. ^ "The Man of My Life (2007)". Rotten Tomatoes.
  6. ^ "The Man of My Life". Metacritic.

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