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La Promesse

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Comedy Drama 19961h 34mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Adaptation Music Country: Belgium 

Igor, aged 15, and his father Roger deal in housing and peddling illicit labor in the outlying districts of Liege, Belgium. Scams, lies and swindling rule their lives. When one of his father’s illegal workers gets injured on the job and asks Igor to promise to take care of his wife and baby, Igor finds himself at a crossroad. He wants to keep the promise, but the price would be to betray his father.La Promesse featuring Jérémie Renier and Olivier Gourmet is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a comedy and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (7,295 votes).

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Jean-Pierre Dardenne


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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#14,018 Ranked Movie

#796 Ranked in Teen Movies

#825 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#4778 Ranked in Comedy Movies

La Promesse has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (7,295 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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