We're sorry but jw-app doesn't work properly without JavaScript enabled. In my opinion it's more like a better Charlie Chaplin film and the setting makes one think of summer holidays. ‘Mr. Having spent many holidays on the Normandy coast when our children were young, this film brings back memories of less frenetic summers before theme parks and water parks had been invented. Its influence from Chaplin and Keaton is present but not overt. Oct 25, 2011 - Explore Rachel Williams's board "Typeface", followed by 136 people on Pinterest. There's a problem loading this menu right now. His tall, lanky stature, always leaning forward as almost falling over. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 17, 2017, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 5, 2020. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. ‘Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot’ (or ‘Mr. LES VACANCES DE MR HULOT: Amazon.co.uk: Video. One of his early masterpieces on a splendid blu ray, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 11, 2015. See 382 traveller reviews, 244 candid photos, and great deals for Best Western Hotel De La Plage, ranked #6 of 23 hotels in Saint-Nazaire and rated 3.5 of 5 at Tripadvisor. But regardless of what a viewer loves the most, everyone will feel a bond with Hulot's character (and, in turn, M. Tati) that will last a lifetime. However, I opened it and it worked. There’s not really a story, but this film is more about its atmosphere and environment than anything else. Tati's second film, Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (Monsieur Hulot's Holiday), was released in 1953. More details at The film features not much dialogue but a creative use of sound for comedic effect. and never have forgotten how much I laughed. Or, how many time I went back and saw it again. But what makes both of these characters truly great isn't their superficial trademarks (although those certainly contribute), it's the way they seem…, This is the cinematic equivalent of a relaxing Sunday afternoon. I love this film which I've seen several times at the cinema. I gasped at the scene where his comedy partner is THE TIDE!!! It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Directed by Jacques Tati. It’s also the first cinematic outing for Tati’s famous character Monsieur Hulot - who is something of a genial klutz in this film. Amazon.com: My Uncle Mr Hulot - Movie Poster (Size: 27'' x 40''): Prints: Posters & Prints. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. We were enjoying the 90-day truce, but all in readiness in case the North Koreans started hostilities again. Oh, the pain and effort it takes for us all to relax. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. AKA: Les Vacances de M. Hulot, Les vacances de Monsieur Hulot, M. Hulot's Holiday, Mr. Hulot's Holiday. I haven't seen most of these movies.…, NeverTooEarlyMP 4,925 films 7,572 450 Edit. Don't look for a plot, for a holiday is meant purely for fun, and if you look for it, you will find more fun in ordinary life than in fiction.". Under "geniuses" they are encouraged to compare and contrast Amadeus, Shine and A Beautiful Mind. Saw it 60 years ago!!! Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 15, 2018. Monsieur Hulot's Holiday subtitles. 123movies - Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. It’s so atmosphere heavy, and from what I’ve read Tati only gets more atmospheric from here. It is a relatively simple tale of a bumbling man on vacation on the coast of France. In this episode (the first of the Hulots), he joins a group of vacationers at a beach…. ‘Mr. He now has an even better opinion of me, for owning it! I was alternately charmed and bored by Mr Hulot's Holiday. IMDb Jacques Tati, coming in a few decades later, brings a calmness to a world full of chaos. With Jacques Tati, Nathalie Pascaud, Micheline Rolla, Valentine Camax. This barely worked for me but at the end of the day I still admire it. He is best known for his work on the sitcoms Blackadder (1983–1989) and Mr. Bean (1990–1995). Hulot's Holiday” is a French film, with hardly any words in it. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Mr Bean would lead them on to Mr Hulot's Holiday, the 1953 French comedy classic. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. The music was lovely to listen to, and I enjoyed Tati’s tendencies to highlight different kinds of holiday-goers, but I wasn’t quite into the relaxed pacing or much of the slapstick (although the shark gag did have me chuckling). You'll never forget it. Meanwhile, we built a cinema, mostly of canvas and sand where we had great shows, and one of these was " Mon Hulot's Holiday." Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati's endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Now £52 on Tripadvisor: Best Western Hotel De La Plage, Saint-Nazaire. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. I showed it to my baby-boomer son recently, a man difficult to impress. The first time I saw this movie was when I was serving with the Corps of Royal Engineers when we were on guard at the front-line near the 38th parallel in Korea. © Letterboxd Limited. A silent movie made ages after silent era. We return to this film every few years and each time we find it as charming and delightful as ever. And Jacques Tati is a master of physical comedy. Jacques Tati Nathalie Pascaud Micheline Rolla Valentine Camax Louis Perrault André Dubois Lucien Frégis Raymond Carl René Lacourt Suzy Willy, M. Hulot's Holiday, Les Vacances de M. 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It boggles you with its nifty gags and the fact that you belly-laugh at the smallest things. God save the Hulots of this world. But repeat viewings over the years will give you an appreciation of this film that borders on worship. It creates a kind of suspense that is a bit rare for these types of old comedies. 1953 From the initial confusion at the railway station to M. Hulot's manic tennis serve, the film is full of quirky visual jokes which will remain for years in the memory. Like the squeaking door, into the dining area, or seeing the messing up of Tati, how it plays against all the various habits of the summer beach crowd and the enjoyment they took in simple things. See more ideas about Typeface, Colorful art, Tomer hanuka. The video is excellent, the best I've seen of the movie. It brought me to seek out many more of Tati's work, The others - Mon Oncle, and Fete Toujour?Traffic, and another, I have forgotten the title but it shows us how we were oft times, made to give up the slower easy activities, of our days and substituted with activities and social interaction that is technically askewed, and technology, and cold architecture started to make up our days. AND DONT GET MY STARTED ON THE SCORE. MomSaysItsOK 1,000 films 9,057 106 Edit, In April 2018, the subreddit /r/TrueFilm voted for a canon of 1000 films. “Mr. What it lacks in narrative momentum it more than makes up for in minimalist yet effective scene structure and rich ambience. Reviewed in the United States on January 23, 2013. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 3 days to finish once started. Video availability outside of United States varies. Monsieur Hulot is slapstick without much slapping and not a lot of stick, but has much to say -- without a lot of words. (Sony BlueRay unit) The dialog is mostly in english, with some background dialog in French. I feel like this and Jour De Fête would have been better if they were shorts. Tati’s masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of effortlessly well-choreographed sight gags involving dogs, boats, and firecrackers; it was the first entry in the Hulot series and the film that launched its maker to international stardom. I would be surprised if anyone would rave about this film the first time they watch it. And I’m a fan of slapstick here and there, and I love the little Charlie Chaplin I’ve seen, so I went in with pretty high expectations. Les Vacances introduced the character of Mr. Hulot and follows his adventures in France during the mandatory August vacation at a beach resort, lampooning several hidebound elements of French political and social classes. I wanted to start the new year (one that’s hopefully miles better than the year left behind) with something light and jovial. Hulot’s Holiday’, if you prefer) is a 1952 comedy co-written, directed by, and starring the inimitable French actor Jacques Tati. Playtime (1967) Director: Jacques Tati Writers: Jacques Tati (original screenplay), Jacques Lagrange … I first watched this movie in the original French and liked it then. Not necessarily 10 minute long shorts but around the 45 minute mark. This seemed to be the funniest film most of us had ever seen, and since we didn't get many movies to enjoy, we watched it for at least a week backward and forwards until we had it all, every nuanced and ridiculous scene had been embedded in our heads. You can clearly tell he was such a perfectionist. Following his release from military service, Lee joined the Rank Organisation in 1947, training as an actor in their "Charm School" and playing a number of bit parts in such films as Corridor of Mirrors (1948). Some jokes take the entire movie to play out, some only a few minutes. If one does not even find Tati's first brush with Hulot humorous, then it is inevitable to at least notice and appreciate his tremendous skill as a director. Far from rushed, grippingly lethargic, and gentle; but with the wild fireworks (both metaphoric AND literal) of Jacques Tati's genius. “Mr. Film data from TMDb. Monsieur Hulot comes to a beachside hotel for a … Reviewed in the United States on June 28, 2020. Reviewed in the United States on March 5, 2015. Select the department you want to search in. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (French: Les Vacances de M. Hulot; released as Monsieur Hulot's Holiday in the US) is a 1953 French comedy film starring and directed by Jacques Tati. I say that both because of how unhurried and easygoing it feels and how naturally it unfolds visually. Ah well, that’s the way it goes sometimes. But on the other hand, the film moves along at such a labored pace that I had to fight hard not to lose patience with it. The 1001 Greatest Films, ranked as objectively as possible, The 100 Greatest Documentaries, ranked as objectively as possible, 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (2020 Edition), Every Film Ever Nominated For An Academy Award In Any Category. Like a French descendent of Chaplin or Keaton, there is a delightful pleasure to be derived from the subtle slapstick and the equally subtle poke at the French bourgeoisie who cannot seem to unwind even whilst on their annual vacation to the seaside. All in all, “Monsieur Hulot´s Holiday” is a pleasant and amusing hangout film, though nothing really memorable is happening. ), At the end of a Tati movie, you move, react, think, and become…. His polite nods. This is only my second Jacques Tati film, and it doesn’t compare to the absolute staggering genius that is Playtime, but this is great nonetheless and has a quality that most films can’t achieve: timelessness. Enjoy! A movie classic by every meaning of the term. Lee's maternal great-grandfather was an Italian political refugee, while Lee's great-grandmother was English opera singer Marie (Burgess) Carandini. Mobile site. Tati’s masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of effortlessly well-choreographed sight gags involving dogs, boats, and firecrackers; it was the first entry in the Hulot series and the film that launched its maker to international stardom. Very funny slapstick that is light on plot but really makes up for it with its comedy and leisurely pace that made it a really easy yet fun watch. Apparently Tati’s next films only get better, so I’m excited to see more. This is one of the most beloved movies by affictionados of the foreign film scene. One of his masterpieces although I prefer stuff like Playtime, which really allowed Tati to express all his potential both in terms of photography, vision/perception of the world and ability to direct multiple situations in a single scene. All of his films, show a simpler life, as to how we took up our time, back when. Tati's Monsieur Hulot may not have quite the reputation of Chaplin's Tramp, but he has many of the same skills: a penchant for silent-cinema-influenced visual comedy, an exaggerated and stylistically heightened physical presence, and even a signature bit of costuming. Tati's masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of effortlessly well-choreographed sight gags involving dogs, boats, and firecrackers; it was the first entry in the Hulot series and the film that launched its maker to international stardom. The classic 1953 movie Les Vacances de M. Hulot (Monsieur Hulot's holiday) – on many lists of the funniest films ever made – will be a star attraction at the Cannes film festival next month. Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Started another Letterboxd list project titled 2020’s Best Picture, Voted by Letterboxd Users ➡️ CLICK HERE. TV Shows. Writer, director and actor Jacques Tati invites us to glimpse into his strange little world in "Mr. Hulot's Holiday", a film that paved the way for comedians like Mr. Bean's Rowan Atkinson. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. With this DVD, I can finally feel safe to loan away my beloved, grainy VHS copy. It introduced the pipe-smoking, well-meaning but clumsy character of Monsieur Hulot, who appears in Tati's subsequent films, including Mon Oncle (1958), Playtime (1967), and Trafic (1971). The nicest movie I’ve seen in a long time. new year, same allain 575 films 2,347 886 Edit. Close to 300 users submitted a list…, *Updated 12/15/20* Working my way through the entire Criterion Collection one spine number at a time. Cart All. He was such a genius filmmaker. Very enjoyable. Not sure I’ve ever seen a film that sits so comfortably in its own skin. It has almost no dialogue, but you're never in doubt what is going on or what the characters are thinking - and it's laugh-aloud funny. Keaton hops between thundering train engines and stoically ponders as houses fall to bits around him; Chaplin roller skates within…. While I watched this my roommate watch You Were Never Really Here for the first time which is kinda hilarious lol. Reviewed in the United States on June 21, 2019. Like Mr Bean’s Holiday, but actually funny. Select Your Cookie Preferences. Mr. Hulot (director & star Jacques Tati) arrives at his beach hotel, causing trouble for the proprietor (Lucien Fregis) and all concerned in Mr. Hulot's Holiday, 1953.. View the TCMDb entry for Mr. Hulot's Holiday (1953) Here is an up-to-date…. That's something you would never say about a Chaplin or Keaton…. The film was directed by Jacques Tati, who stars as Mr. Hulot. Happy 2021 everyone! Prices are calculated as of … Still, it has a lot of charm, the mood clearly being more important than the barely existing plot. Ah, slapstick so gentle they oughta call it “nudge twig”. Keaton, Laurel and Hardy, The Marx Brothers: All are characters that enter a balanced world and turn it into chaos. Tati provided a brilliant link between the best of what the silent movie era and modern film had to offer. Monsieur Hulot's Holiday (1953) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Mr Hulot's Holiday can be regarded as an attempt at slapstick comedy in the vein of greats like Chaplin and Keaton. Hulot’s Holiday” (Discina, 1953) Vacationers in a French resort town almost kill themselves trying to relax in this French (with English subtitles) comedy. I actually had some very big laughs with this lovely, lovely film. This list just from the 2020 edition,…, This list of personal favorites was originally assembled by Edgar Wright and Sam DiSalle in July 2016, and is semi-regularly…, Just a list of some pretty cool movie posters on the LB database. They are of a dying breed and we need them! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Mr. Hulot (Jacques Tati) takes his summer vacation at a seaside resort along with a gaggle of tourists and their children. He was amazed at the artistry and humor. Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Tati was a silent clown; he worked as a mime as a young man, and his Hulot seems to lack the knack of getting into a conversation. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. (Every time that damn door squeaks out its signature squalch, I start laughing all over again. I never forgot that movie, and I never will. ‘Mr. Tati’s masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of effortlessly well-choreographed sight gags involving dogs, boats, and firecrackers; it was the first entry in the Hulot series and the film that launched its maker to international stardom. Aggressively laid back with a hint of chaos underneath. Directed by Jacques Tati • 1953 • France Starring Jacques Tati, Nathalie Pascaud Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Even though it would have been better if it was shorter, it still held the comedy value and was pretty hilarious in many parts. Skip to main content.us. Rowan Sebastian Atkinson CBE (born 6 January 1955) is an English actor, comedian, and writer. How low keyed this bit of filming is, but how sweet and fun. But repeated viewings, especially over the years, opens up more and more treasures that were heretofore unrecognized, like a classic novel. ‘Les vacances de Monsieur Hulot’ Sign in to see videos available to you. Whilst mostly silent apart from some well placed sound effects and ambient noises and the occasional necessary line, we are able to focus purely…. It was immersive in that sense, setting up the entire cast (all of whom have very small, but important roles). This film is entirely too wholesome and calming to hate it. Other highlights include the many long takes, meticulously choreographed visual gags, idyllic setting, calm and peaceful atmosphere, and, of course, the dorky and loveable protagonist and the several quirky characters he meets. One of my all time favorites. To examine this film on a strictly technical bias without no concern to the manipulation of content, then you will find a near flawless set up of choreographed scenarios, props that interact in specific manners with the environment and graceful (without much of the trick editing) cinematography to capture Tati's gags in their full brilliance. And to only imagine this is the beginning of his legacy with Hulot with his other films to follow being far more complex in set designs and execution of gags/jokes/scenarios. You will start to wish for and reminisce about such soft vacations, and activities, but... the best part will be finding, the subtle humour of Tati, situations that have a stitch of humour in them and often multi aspects of humour. TMDb It plays as a silent film with music (a lilting, repetitive melody), a lot of sound effects and half-heard voices. This type of comedy possesses a universal quality as it's grounded in human behaviour instead of language, and this film is a delightful and spirited combination of humor and nostalgia which takes place over a week at a beachfront retreat where a variety of…, "Mr. Hulot is off for a week by the sea. All make him feel like a gentle clown. Report this film, This feels like the most fitting thing to watch after moving to LA. movies without a strong central plot or a typical three act structure, where instead it's mostly just characters wandering around,…, Peter Stanley 1,235 films 43,822 1348 Edit, All the films from all the editions, including those subsequently removed, presently totalling 1235. Some love it for its ability to perfectly capture a foreign time and place, allowing one to feel as if they themselves have escaped to the French coast for the afternoon. Every member of my extended family loves this movie, and everyone has there own particular reason. In like every other Tati film I have seen, the timing and choreography is mind blowing. On one hand, it's quite atmospheric and some of the supporting characters are delightful. I was recommended a Tati movie by my friend, one of the Hulot movies in particular. Don't be put off that it's French the amount of dialogue is minimal and most of the humour is visual. When Hulot arrives at the resort he goes about his holiday by relaxing, and attempting to make friends with the stuffy regular tourists who take their summer holiday there. The birth of a legend. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 22, 2017. Tati is a master of physical comedy, but not like Keaton's stunts. Every film that has ever been nominated for an Academy Award in any category. It's laugh-vacation time as Jacques Tati romps through the most gloriously mad lark ever to tickle the ribs of young and old alike!. He made few movies, each one a gem, but, in my opinion Mr. Hulot's Holiday was the very best. Holding off 'till I can watch it with my family. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. Granted, in their own ways. This is my first engagement with Jacques Tati (apart from his penned The Illusionist) and I honestly had no expectations going in other than the acclaim that is heaped on his small body of work. At first I was worried when I saw the label saying it was produced in South Korea and might not work on my DVD player. The subtitles are in Korean, which is OK, as I don't need them. But what makes Jacques Tati's film seem more like an unsuccessful knockoff than anything is its complete disregard of pacing. It’s so warm and relaxing, and little things like background sounds of children playing on the beach or birds chirping help make this such a charming film. His ball-footed walk. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. a lot funnier than the first time i saw it. His sense of storytelling meets and exceeds Robert Altman's desire for a cinema that "is purely a film"; that is, devoid of pesky plotting and careful characters, it can focus on us receiving it as the cinematic capturing of the state of entropic vacances. We're sorry but jw-app doesn't work properly without JavaScript enabled. In my opinion it's more like a better Charlie Chaplin film and the setting makes one think of summer holidays. ‘Mr. Having spent many holidays on the Normandy coast when our children were young, this film brings back memories of less frenetic summers before theme parks and water parks had been invented. Its influence from Chaplin and Keaton is present but not overt. Oct 25, 2011 - Explore Rachel Williams's board "Typeface", followed by 136 people on Pinterest. There's a problem loading this menu right now. His tall, lanky stature, always leaning forward as almost falling over. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 17, 2017, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 5, 2020. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. ‘Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot’ (or ‘Mr. LES VACANCES DE MR HULOT: Amazon.co.uk: Video. One of his early masterpieces on a splendid blu ray, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 11, 2015. See 382 traveller reviews, 244 candid photos, and great deals for Best Western Hotel De La Plage, ranked #6 of 23 hotels in Saint-Nazaire and rated 3.5 of 5 at Tripadvisor. But regardless of what a viewer loves the most, everyone will feel a bond with Hulot's character (and, in turn, M. Tati) that will last a lifetime. However, I opened it and it worked. There’s not really a story, but this film is more about its atmosphere and environment than anything else. Tati's second film, Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (Monsieur Hulot's Holiday), was released in 1953. More details at The film features not much dialogue but a creative use of sound for comedic effect. and never have forgotten how much I laughed. Or, how many time I went back and saw it again. But what makes both of these characters truly great isn't their superficial trademarks (although those certainly contribute), it's the way they seem…, This is the cinematic equivalent of a relaxing Sunday afternoon. I love this film which I've seen several times at the cinema. I gasped at the scene where his comedy partner is THE TIDE!!! It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Directed by Jacques Tati. It’s also the first cinematic outing for Tati’s famous character Monsieur Hulot - who is something of a genial klutz in this film. Amazon.com: My Uncle Mr Hulot - Movie Poster (Size: 27'' x 40''): Prints: Posters & Prints. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. We were enjoying the 90-day truce, but all in readiness in case the North Koreans started hostilities again. Oh, the pain and effort it takes for us all to relax. It doesn’t have a narrative as such, and is simply a series of comic vignettes where Tati visits a quaint Brittany seaside resort, arriving in his crappy little two-seater motor, and going on to irritate almost everyone he meets - whether fellow holidaymakers or the long-suffering hotel staff. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. AKA: Les Vacances de M. Hulot, Les vacances de Monsieur Hulot, M. Hulot's Holiday, Mr. Hulot's Holiday. I haven't seen most of these movies.…, NeverTooEarlyMP 4,925 films 7,572 450 Edit. Don't look for a plot, for a holiday is meant purely for fun, and if you look for it, you will find more fun in ordinary life than in fiction.". Under "geniuses" they are encouraged to compare and contrast Amadeus, Shine and A Beautiful Mind. Saw it 60 years ago!!! Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 15, 2018. Monsieur Hulot's Holiday subtitles. 123movies - Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. It’s so atmosphere heavy, and from what I’ve read Tati only gets more atmospheric from here. It is a relatively simple tale of a bumbling man on vacation on the coast of France. In this episode (the first of the Hulots), he joins a group of vacationers at a beach…. ‘Mr. He now has an even better opinion of me, for owning it! I was alternately charmed and bored by Mr Hulot's Holiday. IMDb Jacques Tati, coming in a few decades later, brings a calmness to a world full of chaos. With Jacques Tati, Nathalie Pascaud, Micheline Rolla, Valentine Camax. This barely worked for me but at the end of the day I still admire it. He is best known for his work on the sitcoms Blackadder (1983–1989) and Mr. Bean (1990–1995). Hulot's Holiday” is a French film, with hardly any words in it. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Mr Bean would lead them on to Mr Hulot's Holiday, the 1953 French comedy classic. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. The music was lovely to listen to, and I enjoyed Tati’s tendencies to highlight different kinds of holiday-goers, but I wasn’t quite into the relaxed pacing or much of the slapstick (although the shark gag did have me chuckling). You'll never forget it. Meanwhile, we built a cinema, mostly of canvas and sand where we had great shows, and one of these was " Mon Hulot's Holiday." Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati's endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Now £52 on Tripadvisor: Best Western Hotel De La Plage, Saint-Nazaire. Hulot’s Holiday’ is an odd movie really. I showed it to my baby-boomer son recently, a man difficult to impress. The first time I saw this movie was when I was serving with the Corps of Royal Engineers when we were on guard at the front-line near the 38th parallel in Korea. © Letterboxd Limited. A silent movie made ages after silent era. We return to this film every few years and each time we find it as charming and delightful as ever. And Jacques Tati is a master of physical comedy. Jacques Tati Nathalie Pascaud Micheline Rolla Valentine Camax Louis Perrault André Dubois Lucien Frégis Raymond Carl René Lacourt Suzy Willy, M. 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