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Heat Wave (2009)

Les grandes chaleurs (original title)
After the death of her unfaithful husband, Gisele, a social worker of 52 years, falls madly in love with Yannick, one of her former customers and kleptomaniac addict. She tries to repress ... See full summary »

Director:

Sophie Lorain

Writer:

Michel Marc Bouchard (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marie-Thérèse Fortin ... Gisèle Couture
François Arnaud ... Yannick Ménard
Marie Brassard ... Marjo
Yvan Benoît ... Laurent / Patron
François Létourneau ... Louis
Véronique Beaudet ... Louisette
Jeff Boudreault ... Directeur de caisse
Sophie Desmarais ... Naomie
Emmanuelle Rochon Emmanuelle Rochon ... Jeune vendeuse
Claudia Ferri ... Dolorès
Julien Hurteau Julien Hurteau ... Jimmy
Eliot Laprise Eliot Laprise ... Didier / Comptoir
Alexandre Fortin Alexandre Fortin ... Jean-Christophe / Ami
Maxime Dumontier ... Julien-Carl / Comptoir
Amélie Chérubin-Soulières Amélie Chérubin-Soulières ... Caissière supermarché
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Storyline

After the death of her unfaithful husband, Gisele, a social worker of 52 years, falls madly in love with Yannick, one of her former customers and kleptomaniac addict. She tries to repress her feelings, but the attraction she has for this 19 year old boy is beyond comprehension. Her sister, her boss and two children will each turn, disrupt her secret meetings with her young lover. Written by lament

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Drama

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Country:

Canada

Language:

French

Release Date:

28 August 2009 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Heat Wave See more »

Filming Locations:

Lévis, Québec, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$595,857
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Les Films Séville See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Loin,Loin De La Villa
Written by Georges Thurston
Courtesy of Mile End Records
Published by Muscle Shoal Sound Publishing/Peer Music III Ltd/Above Water Publishing
Performed by Rachelle Jeantry and Boule Noire
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