The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec
  • 2010
  • France
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Luc Besson
  • Cast: Louise Bourgoin, Mathieu Amalric, Gilles Lellouche, Jean-Paul Rouve
  • Language: French

Adapted from Jacques Tardi's long-running comic book series and set on the eve of World War I, this polished blend of CGI effects and live-action footage is handsomely designed and makes effective use of its landmark Parisian locations.

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Prince Charles Cinema, London WC2H (0.0 miles)

7 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7BY
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Thu 26 Jul

  • 18:35
The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec

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The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec

24 Mar 20113 stars

Luc Besson brings Jacques Tardi's adventure comics to the screen

The 'cinéma du look' pioneer Luc Besson returns with this old-fashioned adventure-cum-fantasy yarn, adapted from Jacques Tardi's long-running comic book series. Although set on the eve of World War One, its intrepid titular heroine (wonderfully played…

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