A Faithful Man
|A Faithful Man|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Louis Garrel|
|Produced by||Pascal Caucheteux|
|Edited by||Joelle Hache|
|Distributed by||Ad Vitam Distribution|
|Box office||$1.9 million|
A Faithful Man (French: L'Homme fidèle) is a 2018 French romantic comedy-drama film directed by Louis Garrel, from a screenplay by Garrel and Jean-Claude Carrière. It stars Laetitia Casta, Lily-Rose Depp, Joseph Engel and Garrel.
The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on 9 September 2018. It was released in France on 26 December 2018.
In February 2018, it was announced Louis Garrel would direct the film, from a screenplay he wrote with Jean-Claude Carrière, and star in the film, alongside Laetitia Casta and Lily-Rose Depp. Why Not Productions produced the film.
The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on 9 September 2018, followed by its US premiere at the New York Film Festival. Shortly after, Kino Lorber acquired US distribution rights to the film. It was released in France on 26 December 2018. In the United States, it received a limited release on 19 July 2019.
A Faithful Man holds an 80% approval rating on review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, based on 55 reviews, with a weighted average of 6.69/10. The site's critical consensus reads, "A Faithful Man's lack of tonal commitment may frustrate, but the end results should still prove entertaining for viewers in the mood for a French romantic farce." On Metacritic, the film holds a rating of 67 out of 100, based on 15 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
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