The next day, Driss returns and is greeted by Yvonne, Philippe's aide, who tells him that he has been given the job of live-in caregiver on a trial basis. Watch trailers & learn more. Driss suddenly leaves the table and says good luck to Philippe for his lunch date. … [134] Johar's Dharma Productions and Monga's Sikhya Entertainment will produce a remake, which will be directed by Mohit Suri. 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[38], The film has also done well in several other European countries, topping charts in Germany for nine consecutive weeks, Switzerland for eleven weeks, Austria for six weeks, Poland for three weeks, and Italy, Spain and Belgium for one week, as of 20 May 2012. [131][132] On 2 August 2017, the film's title was changed to The Upside.[133]. Upon the film's 21 September 2012 UK release under the title Untouchable, The Independent called it "a third-rate buddy movie that hardly understands its own condescension....Why has the world flipped for this movie? Company Credits [12] Omar Sy received the César Award for Best Actor on 24 February 2012 for the role of Driss (defeating Jean Dujardin, nominated for The Artist) and being the first French African actor to receive this honor.[13]. A friend of Philippe's reveals Driss's criminal record which includes six months in jail for robbery. Despite being uninterested in the job and his lack of professional experience, Driss does well in caring for Philippe, even if his methods are sometimes unconventional. ENTER CITY, STATE OR ZIP CODE GO. Created by Christopher Crowe. It might help to think of "The Intouchables" as a French spinoff of "Driving Miss Daisy," retitled "Pushing Monsieur Philippe." After four weeks, by 25 November 2011, The Intouchables had already become the most-watched film in France in 2011. [118][119] They were released on 25 March 2016. Directed by (1) Writing credits (4) Cast (62) Produced by (2) Music by (1) Cinematography by (1) Film Editing by (2) Casting By (1) Art Direction by (1) Set Decoration by (1) Costume Design by (1) Makeup Department (3) Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing The Untouchables near you. [6], The film received mostly positive reviews from critics and holds a 75% approval rating at the film review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes, based on 122 reviews, and an average score of 6.7/10. Driss encourages him to meet her, but Philippe fears her reaction when she discovers his disability. Subsequently, cast, or caste, became established in English and major European languages (notably Dutch and French) in the same specific sense. In 1930s Chicago, the seemingly invincible crime boss Al Capone is opposed by a team of incorruptible U.S. Treasury Agents, led by the indefatigable Eliot Ness. Driss learns the extent of Philippe's disability and accompanies Philippe in every moment of his life, assisting him in all the ways needed. [14] In December 2012, it made the January shortlist,[15] but was ultimately not selected for inclusion among the final nominees. "Untouchable" is the French set film and after watching the German set film "The Lives of Others" she was a bit worried. Untouchable has received Audience Awards from U.S. film festivals including the San Francisco Film Festival, COL COA, and the Nashville Film Festival. In fact, from a French perspective, the movie isn’t outrageous at all. Fandango FANALERT® Sign up for a FANALERT® to find out when tickets are available in your area. Untouchable, UK title of the French feature film The Intouchables (2011), written and directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano, and starring François Cluzet and Omar Sy Untouchable (2019 film) , a documentary about the film producer Harvey Weinstein Made for just $10.5m, Untouchable is topping national charts, including those of Switzerland, Spain, Italy, South Korea and Germany, (where it has become the highest-grossing French … The film holds a 75% approval rating at the film review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes, based on 122 reviews, and an average score of 6.7/10. [129][130] In February 2017, Aja Naomi King and Julianna Margulies joined the cast. But to be honest its nothing of a special drama like they made it to be. Neil Burger was announced as his replacement. The film also won the Grand Prize at the 2011 Tokyo International Film Festival. Upon shaving and dressing elegantly, Philippe and Driss arrive at a Cabourg restaurant with a great ocean view. Simon Curtis was to direct Cranston and Hart from a screenplay written by Feig. A few seconds later, Eléonore arrives. The Untouchables is an American crime drama produced by Desilu Productions that ran from 1959 to 1963 on the ABC Television Network. Gradually, Philippe is led by Driss to put some order in his private life, including being stricter with his adopted daughter Elisa. Technical Specs, See agents for this cast & crew on IMDbPro, (adapted from his autobiographical tale Le Second Souffle), key special makeup effects and prosthetics, additional assistant unit manager (as Damien Gayrad), production manager: paragliding & mountain unit, assistant unit manager (as Grégory Valmir), assistant art director (as Marie-Maëlys Deschard), adr mixer / foley mixer / sound re-recording mixer assistant, additional assistant camera / additional digital assistant camera, additional camera operator / first assistant camera, assistant camera (as Perrotte Lara) / video operator (as Perrotte Lara), trailer and versions producer: advertising and promotions. Official Sites Caste is generally believed to be an ancient, abiding , and unique Indian institution upheld by a complex cultural ideology . [35] After sixteen weeks, more than 19 million people had seen the film in France. 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In medieval times, the Christian faith and its practice defined life in Europe. Emotionally touched, Philippe looks through the window and sees Driss outside, smiling at him. [135] Saif Ali Khan, Varun Dhawan, Tamannaah Bhatia, and Prakash Raj are confirmed to star in the film. Cast + Crew; Awards; R, 1 hr 59 min Tell us where you are Looking for movie tickets? Feeling that the concert is too boring, Driss plays Earth, Wind & Fire's "Boogie Wonderland", resulting in a less boring birthday for Philippe with the guests also enjoying the music. With Robert Stack starring as Eliot Ness, his special squad was comprised of Lee Hobson (Paul Picerni), Enrico Rossi (Nick Georgiade), William Youngfellow (Abel Fernandez) and Jack Rossman (Steve London.) [128], In January 2017, Nicole Kidman and Genevieve Angelson joined the cast of the film, now officially titled Untouchable. That was set in the segregationist America of the 1940s. Philippe discloses to Driss that he became disabled following a paragliding accident and that his wife died without bearing children. Philippe agrees with Driss to send a photo of him in a wheelchair to her, but he hesitates and asks his aide, Yvonne, to send a picture of him as he was before his accident. The Untouchables (1987) Full Cast & Crew. [123], By March 2013, Feig dropped out of directing, with Tom Shadyac in talks to replace him, and Chris Tucker was in consideration for Abdel. The original movie follows a quadriplegic man named Philippe (François Cluzet) who forms an unlikely friendship with his caretaker, Driss (Omar Sy), who is recently out of prison. In September 2012, it was announced that The Intouchables had been selected as the French entry for the Best Foreign Language Oscar for the 85th Academy Awards. Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago. [124] In October 2014, Kevin Hart was cast as Abdel, with Firth still attached as Phillip. | Adama, Driss's younger cousin, who is in trouble with a gang, comes to fetch Driss at Phillipe's mansion on the pretext of delivering mail. Untouchable is the story of power games and hidden secrets of the Jang family who has ruled the city of Bukcheon for three generations. Human and humane with beautifully crafted humour and relationships. An irreverent, uplifting comedy about friendship, trust and human possibility, The Intouchables has broken box office records in its native France and across Europe. [8], The film divided critics in the UK. [37] In July 2012, it became the top grossing foreign language film of 2012 in North America, surpassing A Separation. He is told to come back the next morning to collect his signed document. It stars François Cluzet and Omar Sy. "[9] Robbie Collin of The Telegraph called it "as broad, accessible and trombonishly unsubtle as a subtitled Driving Miss Daisy"; according to Collin, the "characters are conduits for charisma rather than great dramatic roles, but the horseplay between Sy and Cluzet is often very funny, and one joke bounces merrily into the next. What's this film's excuse? In the shadow of the past, he's not stealing back time — just a carat of truth. After discovering his daughter has been sexually abused, the most powerful lobbyist in Florida pushes the toughest sex offender laws in the county, with surprising and troublesome consequences. [122] In June 2012, Paul Feig was slated to direct and write the script, with Chris Rock, Jamie Foxx and Idris Elba eyed for the role of Abdel, Colin Firth in talks for Phillip, and Jessica Chastain and Michelle Williams considered for a female lead. The film has grossed $166 million in France and $444.7 million worldwide as of 12 May 2013. | Driss discovers that Philippe has a purely epistolary relationship with a woman called Eléonore, who lives in Dunkirk. [39], In 2015 it was announced that Vamsi Paidipally would be directing a Telugu adaptation titled Oopiri, which would also be shot in Tamil as Thozha. "Untouchable" is the French set film and after watching the German set film "The Lives of Others" she was a bit worried. The Man Parks the car in front off the house off philip so Driss Gonna learn him a lesson On 10 January 2012, The Intouchables set a record, having been number one for ten consecutive weeks since its release in France. The story of the friendship between the two men is then told as a flashback: Philippe, a wealthy quadriplegic who owns a luxurious hôtel particulier and his assistant Magalie, are interviewing candidates to be his live-in caregiver. [121], In July 2011, in addition to acquiring distribution rights in English-speaking countries, Scandinavian countries and China, The Weinstein Company acquired the rights to remake The Intouchables in English. The closing caption states how the men remain close friends to this day. Philippe then calls Driss and invites him to travel with him in his Dassault Falcon 900 private jet for a paragliding weekend in the Alps. The Grammy Award –nominated score was composed by Ennio Morricone and features period music by Duke Ellington. [126], By August 2016, Curtis presumably dropped out of directing. He is just there to get a signature on a document showing he was interviewed and rejected so that he can continue receiving his welfare benefits. With Robert Stack, Walter Winchell, Nicholas Georgiade, Paul Picerni. At the last minute, Philippe is too scared to meet Eléonore and leaves with Yvonne before Eléonore arrives. Release Dates The fact that the title refers to untouchables in the plural draws a parallel between Driss and Philippe. Intouchable (untouchable) is a direct reference to a pariah, a member of the lowest cast, pushed to the sidelines of society. So i have watched this drama coming to a end it came a long way. It broke the previous record set by the Japanese film Spirited Away ($274.9 million), also breaking the record for the highest-grossing French film, surpassing The Fifth Element ($263.9 million).