Paul Exben (Romain Duris - Heartbreaker, The Beat That My Heart Skipped) is a success story. He has a great job, a glamorous wife and two wonderful sons. Except that this is not the life he has been dreaming of. A moment of madness is going to change his life forever, forcing him to assume a new identity that will enable him to live his life fully… With an amazing supporting cast including Catherine Deneuve (Potiche) Marina Fois (22 Bullets) and Niels Arestrup (A Phophet) The Big PIcture is a fast paced thriller based on the best selling novel by Douglas Kennedy.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: French ( Dolby Digital 5.1 ), French ( Dolby Digital Stereo ), English ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.78:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Cast/Crew Interview(s), Interactive Menu, Making Of, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: Paul Exben is a success story - partner in one of Paris's most exclusive law firms, big salary, big house, glamorous wife and two sons straight out of a Gap catalog. But when he finds out that Sarah, his wife, is cheating on him with Greg Kremer, a local photographer, a rush of blood provokes Paul into a fatal error. Standing over the corpse of his wife's lover, Paul knows that his perfect life has gone for good. But by assuming the dead man's identity and fleeing for an isolated part of former Yugoslavia on the beautiful Adriatic coast, Paul gets another shot at being himself and, at last, seeing the big picture. SCREENED/AWARDED AT: Ceasar Awards, ...The Big Picture (2010) ( L'homme qui voulait vivre sa vie )