Mood Indigo Fails to Fully Flower

DVD Release Date: November 11, 2014 Theatrical Release Date: July 31, 2014 Rating: Not Rated Genre: Romance Run Time: 94 min. Director: Michel Gondry Cast: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Gad Elmaleh, Omar Sy, Aïssa Maïga, Charlotte Le Bon

The first thing that grabs you in Mood Indigo, the new film from writer/director Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind), is Duke Ellington's Take the A Train on the soundtrack, set to an odd group of typists at work on a unique assembly line. In those opening moments, Mood Indigo is lively, bursting with a rare synthesis of music and unusual imagery that looks like the beginning of a memorable film.

It doesn’t last.

Gondry's look at innocence and love,...

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