Jul 20, 2007 · Directed by Olivier Dahan. With Marion Cotillard, Sylvie Testud, Pascal Greggory, Emmanuelle Seigner. Biopic of the iconic French singer Édith Piaf. Raised by her grandmother in a brothel, she was discovered while singing on a street corner at the age of 19.
- Olivier Dahan
- 2 min
This Blu-ray version of La Vie En Rose is the second I have bought. Unlike the other version bought through uniqueplace-uk [Reviewed elsewhere] this version has English subtitles. Both versions of the movie have very good picture and sound quality. I myself remember Edith Piaf and enjoyed this part fictional version of her life story.
La môme Critics Consensus. The set design and cinematography are impressive, but the real achievement of La Vie en Rose is Marion Cotillard's mesmerizing, wholly convincing performance as Edith Piaf.
- drama, biography
Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en Rose," one of the best biopics I've seen, tells Piaf's life story through the extraordinary performance of Marion Cotillard, who looks like the singer. The title, which translates loosely as "life through rose-colored glasses," is from one of Piaf's most famous songs, which she wrote herself.
From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York's most famous concert halls, Edith Piaf's life was a constant battle to sing and survive, to live ...
Set in a gritty early 20th-century Paris, the biopic LA VIE EN ROSE delves into the life of Edith Piaf, the 1930s French chanteuse whose stirring songs of love's joys and sorrows made her a household name.
Released April 16th, 2007, 'La Vie en Rose' stars Marion Cotillard, Sylvie Testud, Pascal Greggory, Emmanuelle Seigner The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 20 min, and received a user score ...
While the soundtrack to the 2007 Edith Piaf biography, La Vie en Rose (aka La Môme) -- which features a fantastic performance by Marion Cotillard as the Sparrow-- doesn't include only Piaf songs (that's only the first third), the rest of the album, filled out by pieces from the original score and versions of some of her songs ("Les Hiboux," "Mon Homme"), doesn't do a bad job of conveying the ...
Piaf performed the song in the 1948 French movie Neuf garçons, un cœur. The first of her albums to include "La Vie en rose" was the 10" Chansons parisiennes, released in 1950. It appeared on most of Piaf's subsequent albums, and on numerous greatest hits compilations.