Mount Royal Care Centre presents The Grand Seduction

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The Grand Seduction (2013)

The Grand Seduction

Director: Don McKellar Run Time: 113min Genre(s): Comedy, Drama

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A funny and fresh English-language adaptation of the 2003 Quebecois comedy La grande séduction, this film tells the tale of a small fishing village in Newfoundland that must secure a new doctor in order to keep the community alive.

When city doctor Paul Lewis (Kitsch) arrives for a court-ordered trial residence, the townsfolk rally to charm and hoodwink him into staying. Under the guidance of an unemployed fisherman (Gleeson), they go to hilarious lengths to fabricate all the amenities of the big city and make it seem as though their sleepy town has everything Dr. Lewis could possibly want. Will the good doc fall for their tricks, or will he see through them to the truth about small town life?

Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Brendan Gleeson, Gordon Pinsent, Liane Balaban
Ratings by province or territory:
Alberta - PG
British Columbia - PG
Manitoba - PG
New Brunswick - PG
Newfoundland and Labrador - PG
Nova Scotia - PG
Northwest Territories - PG
Nunavut - PG
Ontario - PG
Prince Edward Island - PG
Québec - G
Saskatchewan - PG
Yukon - PG
Film language(s): English

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Venue: Mount Royal Care Centre

Date: April 17, 2019

Time: 7:00 PM

Event Primary Language: English

Accessibility: Venue deemed accessible by event host.

Mount Royal Care Centre, 1813 9th St. SW, Calgary, AB, T2T 3C2
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