Amélie
Original Title: Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain
Country of Origin: France
Production year: 2001
Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-180893
Running time: 2:02 (122 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 2.35:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: July 16, 2002
Collection type: Owned (#99)
Status: Available
Purchase date: July 27, 2002
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Nominated for 5 Academy Awards®* including Best Original Screenplay, this magical comedy met overwhelming acclaim nationwide! A painfully shy waitress working at a Paris café, Amélie makes a surprising discovery and sees her life drastically changed for the better! From then on, Amélie dedicates herself to helping others find happiness...in the most delightfully unexpected ways! But will she have the courage to do for herself what she has done for others?

* 2001 Best Foreign Language Film, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Art Direction.
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Genres
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Miramax Films
 • Claudie Ossard
 • UGC
Media Companies:
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Closed Captioned
 • Auditions
Easter Eggs
To access this egg, go into the "Station" option from the title menu, go as far right as possible and then point down and then the screen disappears and the gnome flies upwards. This will then give you a map of where the gnome pictures were taken.
Crew
Direction
Jean-Pierre Jeunet....Director
Writing
Guillaume Laurant....Writer
Jean-Pierre Jeunet....Writer
Production
Claudie Ossard....Producer
Cinematography
Bruno Delbonnel....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Hervé Schneid....Film Editor
Music
Yann Tiersen....Composer
Sound
Jean Umansky....Sound
Sophie Chiabaut....Sound
Gérard Hardy....Sound Editor
Vincent Arnardi....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Franck Mettre....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Aline Bonetto....Production Designer
Cast
Audrey Tautou....Amélie Poulain
Mathieu Kassovitz....Nino Quincampoix
Rufus....Raphaël Poulain
Lorella Cravotta....Amandine Poulain
Serge Merlin....Raymond Dufayel
Jamel Debbouze....Lucien
Clotilde Mollet....Gina
Claire Maurier....Suzanne
Isabelle Nanty....Georgette
Dominique Pinon....Joseph
Artus de Penguern....Hipolito
Yolande Moreau....Madeleine Wallace
Urbain Cancelier....Collignon
Maurice Bénichou....Bretodeau
Michel Robin....Collignon
Andrée Damant....Mrs. Collignon
Claude Perron....Eva
Armelle....Philomène
Ticky Holgado....Man in Photo
Kevin Fernandes....Bretodeau as a Child
Flora Guiet....Amélie (6 Years Old)
Amaury Babault....Nino (as a Child)
André Dussollier....Narrator
Eugène Berthier....Eugene Kolèr
Marion Pressburger....Petites mains du générique
Charles-Roger Bour....L'homme à la vespasienne
Luc Palun....L'Épicier d'Amandine
Fabienne Chaudat....La femme dans le coma
Dominique Bettenfeld....Le voisin d'Amélie
Jacques Viala....La client qui humilie son ami
Fabien Behar....Le client humilié
Jonathan Joss....Le fils du client humilié
Jean-Pierre Becker....Le clochard
Jean Darie....L'Aveugle
Thierry Gibault....Le client aux endives
François Bercovici....Son copain
Franck Monier....Dominique Bredoteau jeune
Guillaume Viry....Le S.D.F.
Valérie Zarrouk....Dominique Bredoteau femme
Marie-Laure Descoureaux....La concierge du mort
Sophie Tellier....La Tante Josette
Gerald Weingand....L'Instituteur
François Viaur....Le patron du bistrot
Paule Dare....Son employée
Marc Amyot....L'Inconnu du photomatons
Myriam Labbe....La cliente du tabac
Jean Rupert....L'Opéré des cloisons nasales
Franckie Pain....La marchande de journeaux
Julianna Kovacs....Une cliente de l'épicerie
Philippe Paimblanc....Le contrôleur du train
Mady Malroux....Jumelle 1
Monette Malroux....Jumelle 1
Robert Gendreu....Le client du café
Valeriane de Villeneuve....La femme qui rit
Isis Peyrade....Samantha
Raymonde Heudeline....La caissière du train fantôme
Christiane Bopp....La femme près du manège
Thierry Arfeuilleres....L'homme statue
Jerry Lucas....Le petit garçon du Sacré-Coeur
Patrick Paroux....Le souffleur de rue
François Aubineau....Le facteur de la concierge
Philippe Beautier....Le facteur de Poulain
Regis Iacono....Félix L'Herbier
Franck-Olivier Bonnet....Palace Video (voix)
Alain Floret....Le mari de la concierge (voix)
Jean-Pol Brissart....Jacques Grosjean (voix)
Frédéric Mitterrand
Clément Chebli.... (uncredited)
Jean-Pierre Darroussin....Spectator with mustache (uncredited)
Rudy Galindo....Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Sam 'Peg Leg' Jackson....Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jean-Michel Larqué....Himself / TV commentator (uncredited)
Thierry Roland....Himself / TV commentator (uncredited)
Jacques Thébault....Voix (uncredited)
Sister Rosetta Tharpe....Herself (uncredited)