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The Intouchables (movie)
Michel Gondry's 'Mood Indigo' is wildly inventive
Michel Gondry's 'Mood Indigo' is wildly inventive

To call Michel Gondry's "Mood Indigo" visually inventive is not even scratching the surface, something like characterizing Apple as a company that's had a certain amount of success. Wacky, surreal, insanely playful, "Mood Indigo" is a film that believes that too much is not enough. Even for a wild and crazy director like Gondry, whose films run the gamut from the exceptional ("Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind") through the unwatchable ("Human Nature"), this is something out of the ordinary. Adapted from Boris Vian's 1947 cult novel "L'Ecume des Jours" (Froth on the Daydream) a cultural touchstone in France,...