Best Movies of Philippe Falardeau

Monsieur Lazhar (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $2.01M

At a Montréal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed.


The Good Lie (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 141 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $2.72M

A group of Sudanese refugees given the chance to resettle in America arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives.


The Bleeder (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $0.32M

A drama inspired by the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner.


My Salinger Year (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: null

A college grad takes a clerical job working for the literary agent of the renowned, reclusive writer J.D. Salinger.


C'est pas moi, je le jure! (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Léon is ten years old, has lots of problems and an overly fertile imagination. Of course, there is mom and dad who are always fighting, and those annoying neighbors who get to spend the ...


La moitié gauche du frigo (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Christophe agrees to be filmed by his roommate Stéphane, while he is searching for a meaningful engineering job. Since he voluntarily resigned his job when he was to be moved to quality ...


Congorama (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An eccentric Belgian inventor travels to Québec to search for his family, which uncovers a secret history between two seemingly unrelated people.


Guibord s'en va-t-en guerre (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An idealistic young Haitian travels to rural Quebec to intern for an independent Member of Parliament when a national debate erupts that finds the MP holding the tie-breaking vote.