Enjoy unlimited streaming on Prime Video
Thousands of other titles available to watch instantly.
5.3/10
137
2 user 8 critic
As he is driving his wife to the maternity ward, Thomas runs over and kills a young man on the road. Marie-France, the mother, will not get over the mourning of her lost son. Nine years ... See full summary »

Writers:

Christophe Ali (screenplay), Philippe Blasband (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

It's been four years since Sylvie's son Felipe was abducted by his father Pablo after their divorce. Having been let down by the French officials who had succeeded in tracking both them down, only to let them escape again, Sylvie has now decided to take matters into her own hands.

Director: Olivier Peyon
Stars: Isabelle Carré, Ramzy Bedia, María Dupláa
Noir enigma (TV Movie 2017)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the doorway of the neighborhood's most-renowned bakery, a young student collapses, shot dead. It's an inexplicable murder.

Director: Manuel Boursinhac
Stars: Patrick Chesnais, Camille Panonacle, Andréa Ferréol
Meurtres à Orléans (TV Movie 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A large crowd joins the historic center of the city where a long procession of extras in costume of the fifteenth century scrolls to the Cathedral Sainte Croix. The last day of Johannine ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Marc Seban
Stars: Michèle Bernier, David Kammenos, Jean-Pierre Michael
Le choix de Cheyenne (TV Movie 2016)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Une famille de brocanteurs d'Arras, presque ruinée, toujours sur les routes, va voir sa vie basculer, cette nuit, dans la chambre de ce modeste hôtel. Poussée à bout par la violence de son ... See full synopsis »

Director: Jean-Marc Brondolo
Stars: Daniel Russo, Agnès Soral, Eva Lallier
La boule noire (TV Movie 2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Married with a family and professionally successful, Vincent Ferreira has all he needs to be happy. Sensitive about his modest origins, he dreams of joining the local upmarket club attended... See full summary »

Director: Denis Malleval
Stars: Bernard Campan, Antoine Duléry, Virginie Lemoine
The Assistant (1997)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

It's the turn of the century and jobs are hard to find. A young man assigns himself the job of a store clerk, without pay... only a place to sleep and eat... after he was manipulated by a ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Petrie
Stars: Gil Bellows, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Joan Plowright
La balade de Lucie (TV Movie 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Sandrine Ray
Stars: Sandrine Bonnaire, Mylène Demongeot, Nicolas Gob
Meurtres à Aix-en-Provence (TV Movie 2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A crucified body is the start of an investigation of two sisters, a police and a Nostradamus expert, and better they hurry up because the first assassination will not be the last.

Director: Claude-Michel Rome
Stars: Astrid Veillon, Isabelle Vitari, Andréa Ferréol
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Sequel to Pardon Mon Affaire. Four men continue to explore the fallout from their personal lives. This time they buy a house in the country, but struggle to escape their troubles.

Director: Yves Robert
Stars: Jean Rochefort, Claude Brasseur, Guy Bedos
Harcelée (TV Movie 2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Virginie Wagon
Stars: Armelle Deutsch, Thibault de Montalembert, Lannick Gautry
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nathalie Baye ... Marie-France Ducret
Malik Zidi ... Thomas Lemans
Jean-Stan Du Pac Jean-Stan Du Pac ... Léo Lemans (as Jean-Stan Dupac)
Johan Leysen ... Eric Lemans
Sabrina Seyvecou ... Audrey Lemans
Pierre-Alain Chapuis Pierre-Alain Chapuis ... Jean-Marc
Hervé Sogne Hervé Sogne ... Pierre
Aïssatou Diop Aïssatou Diop ... Iman
Claudine Pelletier Claudine Pelletier ... Liliane
Marie-Luc Adam Marie-Luc Adam ... Mme Joubert
Adrien Friob Adrien Friob ... Sébastien
Frederic Mosbeux Frederic Mosbeux ... L'interne
Valérie Bodson Valérie Bodson ... Le maire
Sophie Bonnet Sophie Bonnet ... La maîtresse de Léo
Aude-Laurence Clermont Biver Aude-Laurence Clermont Biver ... Jeune femme restaurant (as Aude-Laurence Clermont)
Edit

Storyline

As he is driving his wife to the maternity ward, Thomas runs over and kills a young man on the road. Marie-France, the mother, will not get over the mourning of her lost son. Nine years have passed. Marie-France has become Thomas' secretary and dangerously starts to interfere into his life, with one idea in mind: to get closer to his son... Written by Tarantula

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

France | Belgium | Luxembourg

Language:

French

Release Date:

2 September 2015 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Assistant See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References The Shining (1980) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Exciting Psychological Tale
2 September 2015 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

What a taut drama telling us the story of a woman whose the son is killed as a jaywalker by a hit - but not run - driver, a man whose the wife is about to give birth to their first child. Nine years later the deceased's mother - Nathalie Baye - seeks for a terrific revenge for her son death. She impersonates the killer husbands'secretary, assistant, and then step by step plans an insidious and machavellian intrusion inside the man's life, professional and personal: wife, child, father. Nathalie Baye is here absolutely outstanding as the villain, the first time in her career. But a villain character for whom we feel great empathy. This film reminded me another french feature which was made back in 2008: L'EMPREINTE DE L'ANGE, nearly the same atmosphere and same kind of story, if not the same tale. Don't miss it.


10 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed