My American Uncle

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My American Uncle

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My American Uncle

Release Date: May 21, 1980

Year    :   1980
Slogan    :   «»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Philippe Dussart, TF1, Andrea Films
Director    :   Alain Resnais
Producers    :   
Writers    :   Jean Gruault, Henri Laborit
RunTime    :   126 mins.

Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, and anxiety. René is a technical manager at a textile factory and must face the anxiety caused by corporate downsizing. Janine is a self-educated actress/stylist who learns that the wife of her lover is dying and must decide to let them reunite. Jean is a controversial career-climbing writer/politician at a crossroads in life.

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