Welcome to Young Conwy! Please sign up or login

Review: Untouchable

Posted by Newyddiadurwr Ifanc ~ Young Reporter from Conwy - Published on 11/01/2013 at 13:45
2 comments » - Tagged as Creative Writing, Movies

  • 1

This article is pending translation

Before I sat down to watch this film, I Googled the story to see if I would like it. It sounded like it could be interesting, and there were lots of positive reviews out there. But then I realised that it is in French with English subtitles. 

Now, to be fair, this put me off. It can be so tiring watching a film that is in another language. I am one of those people who like to do something else while watching a film, like surfing the web, or checking Facebook. I couldn’t imagine how I would sit through all 107 minutes without getting bored. 

Because it was based on a true story, and because there are such good reviews, I gave the film five minutes, if I didn’t think it was worth watching by then I would turn it off. 

Well, two minutes in, and I was hooked.

It is a story about a millionaire who is paralysed from the neck down, and how he surprisingly employs a streetwise carer on a whim. Although for a while there is a clash of personalities and backgrounds, it isn’t until the pair go their separate ways that they realise just how firm and life changing a friendship they both have.

This film is heartwarming and there are some very funny moments. Needless to say, I really enjoyed this film and could thoroughly recommend it.

Info » Sport & Leisure » Digital Arts » Cinema

2 CommentsPost a comment



Commented 22 months ago - 13th January 2013 - 06:22am

Good review and I agree, I usually find it hard to watch a film with subtitles. But a street wise carer with a millionaire, sounds like it'd be fun!

Newyddiadurwr Ifanc ~ Young Reporter

Commented 22 months ago - 16th January 2013 - 16:43pm

Thanks - it was certainly worth watching - slightly mad at times too :)

Got something to say?

You must be logged in to post comments on this website.

Login or Register.

Please take a few minutes to complete this survey. It will help us find out how you use the website so we can keep improving it for you. Everyone who completes the survey will get the chance to win £50.