“Spotlight”, “In the mist”… the movies to watch and the turnips to avoid this week


To have

OSS 117: Rio not responding

Wednesday, April 6, 6ter, 9:05 p.m.

This second episode of the trilogy is without a doubt the best and the funniest. Hubert Bonisseur de La Bath, sent to South America on the trail of expatriate Nazis, must join the Israeli secret services of the Mossad. Anti-Semitism, sexism and nonsense are on the programme, Dujardin delivers the cult phrases (” A dictatorship is when people are already communist. How cold they are, with gray hats and zippered shoes. That’s a dictatorship, Dolores. “) and the rhythm never fails until the final duel, hilarious. we never get tired.

The teaser:

full powers

Thursday, April 7, Honey 25, 9:05 p.m.

A returning thief witnesses the President of the United States accidentally murder his lover and becomes the man to kill. In the midst of the Monica Lewinsky affair, Clint Eastwood, who directs and plays the title role, once again performs the score of lone man against all, while demonstrating his remarkable ability to take the pulse of America.


Friday April 8, France 5, 9 p.m.

The true story of boston globe which, through the long work of its journalists, brought to light sexual abuse within the Catholic Church. Brilliantly performed by a golden cast, the film is a highly realistic and captivating tribute to the heart of the profession of journalism and investigation. For its thoroughness and also for the presence of Mark Ruffalo in the distribution, Highlight sometimes reminiscent of another great detective movie, Zodiac.

The visitors

Sunday, April 10, TF1, 9:20 p.m.

Of course, we’ve seen it 40 times, but we’ll always salute this monument of humor found the stupid dinner Where the three brothers in this decade of the 90s that was so successful for French comedies. The inventiveness of the setting, the mechanics of the dialogues, the staging of Jean-Marie Poiré (who has not yet been massacred with a chainsaw, as in episode 2) and of course the perfect duo Jean Reno-Christian Clavier still makes us to laugh. Hence preferring this program to the presidential evening that will shorten on TF1, it is understandable but not very civic…

The House of Spirits

Sunday, April 10, Art, 9 p.m.

In the Chile still under construction in the 1920s, Clara, a girl capable of predicting the future, has stopped speaking since the death of her mother. She will finally find her adult love in the person of Esteban, the rich owner of a hacienda, to whom she will give a daughter: Blanca. Ttained with magical realism, this fascinating family saga of South American pioneers introduces us to a rugged and mystical world, and transports us to the 1973 coup and the Pinochet dictatorship.

To avoid


Monday, April 4, TMC, 9:15 p.m.

Fired after a harsh interview with a billionaire accused of using human guinea pigs, a hot-headed journalist (Tom Hardy) finds an unexpected ally in an alien who takes over the bodies of others. Yes Poison stands out a bit in the landscape with this antihero quite far from the classic superhero movies, who quickly falls back into the paraphernalia of the American blockbuster: action scenes in scolding mode, excessive twists to keep the viewer on their toes, a world that it’s divided in losers et is winnersetc

In the fog

Monday April 4, C8, 9:19 p.m.

A couple of Parisians live in an apartment with their daughter, who suffers from “goldfish disease” and is permanently protected by a glass bubble. One day, a mysterious fog covers the capital and threatens to intoxicate the population. First of all, it’s a strange film that distributes its little clues in small drops to better shed light on the outcome. We look curiously… then we hesitate and finally we get bored. The original brainchild can’t stand the short distance (the movie is less than an hour and a half) and the ending isn’t surprising enough to redeem what precedes it.

The teaser:

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec

Friday, April 8, TF1 Film Series, 9:00 p.m.

Poor Tardi, prolific comic book author, who really didn’t deserve such a fuss. In the tradition of Garfield or Ducobu, the cinema continues its methodical work of destroying comic book masterpieces with this adaptation of a classic that features a strong-willed crime novelist facing evil mummies in the Paris of the Belle Epoque. . the Adele Blanc Sec of Tardi was a bit AwesomeBad-tempered and uncompromising, Louise Bourgoin managed to turn her into a terribly capricious and irritating petite bourgeoisie. His only good line from her? “ Do I have a head for tea? »


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