In the Name of My Daughter
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|Official Release Date||Sep 22, 2015|
|Starring||Guillaume Canet, Catherine Deneuve, Adèle Haenel, Judith Chemla, Mauro Conte|
|Audio||DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1|
|Subtitles||English, French, Spanish|
|Running Time||116 Minutes|
Restricted - Viewers younger than 17 require accompaniment of a parent or adult guardian.
Acclaimed director ANDRE TECHINE brings a gripping real-life thriller to the screen. 1976. When her marriage falls apart, Agnes Le Roux (ADELE HAENEL) moves back to the South of France from Africa to live with her mother, Renee (CATHERINE DENEUVE), owner of the Palais de La Mediterranee casino in Nice. There, Agnes falls in love with Maurice Agnelet (GUILLAUME CANET), a lawyer and Renee's business advisor, who is ten years her senior. Maurice continues to have relationships with other women. Agnes is madly in love with him. As a shareholder in the Palais de la Mediteranne casino, Agnes decides to sell what should have been her inheritance to go it alone. A fixed card game threatens the casino's financial stability. Someone is trying to intimidate her mother. Behind the scenes hangs the shadow of the mafia and Fratoni, the owner of a rival casino, who wants to take over the Palais de la Mediterannee. Agnelet, who has fallen from grace with Renee, introduces Agnes to Fratoni. Fratoni offers her 3 million francs to vote against her mother in the shareholder's meeting. Agnes accepts the offer. Renee loses control of the casino. Agnes finds it hard to cope with her betrayal. Maurice also distances himself from her. In November 1977, after a failed suicide attempt, Agnes disappears. Her body is never found.