Monsieur Hulot curiously wanders around a high-tech Paris, paralleling a trip with a group of American tourists. Meanwhile, a nightclub/restaurant prepares its opening night, but it's still under construction. (NR, 145 min.)
The Essentials: '70s Comedies
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Summary: Hilarious, dazzlingly inventive comedy in which Mr. Hulot tries to function in an unrecognizable Paris of modernistic glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Starring: Jacques Tati, Barbara Dennek, Rita Maiden Director: Jacques Tati Genre: Comedy