“Okay, after your classics, let’s listen to mine. Earth, Wind & Fire. It’s a killer.”
— The Intouchables (2011), written by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano
The Daily Dialogue theme for the week is culture clash suggested by Debbie Moon. Today’s suggestion is by Teddy Pasternak.
Trivia: With 8.8 million moviegoers, this was the most successful film in Germany in 2012 (beating the likes of Skyfall, Ice Age: Continental Drift and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2. It is the most successful French film in German cinema history.
Dialogue On Dialogue: Commentary from Teddy: “I guess there’s not much takeaway as far as dialogue goes, but I like how the scene uses music to effectively underline the differences in these two characters’ backgrounds.