The Barbarian Invasions (2003)

In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries to made peace with his ex-wife Louise, who asks their estranged son Sebastian, a successful businessman living in London, to come home. Sebastian makes the impossible happen, using his contacts and disrupting the entire Canadian system in every way possible to help his father fight his terminal illness to the bitter end, while he also tries to reunite his former friends, Pierre, Alain, Dominique, Diane, and Claude to see their old friend before he passes on.

Directing:
  • Denys Arcand

Writing:
  • Denys Arcand

Stars:
Release Date: 2003-05-21
themoviedb icon 7.1/10
  • Country: CA, FR
  • Language: Français | English
  • Runtime: 99
  • Budget: $8,000,000
  • Revenue: $3,432,342

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Dorothée Berryman
Dorothée Berr...
Louise
Roy Dupuis
Roy Dupuis
Gilles Levac
Sébastien Huberdeau
Sébastien Hub...
Vincent
Marina Hands
Marina Hands
Gaëlle
Macha Grenon
Macha Grenon
Arielle
Daniel Brière
Daniel Brière
Alain Lussier
Denys Arcand
Denys Arcand
Unionist (uncredited)
Gaston Lepage
Gaston Lepage
Security Guard
Denis Bouchard
Denis Bouchar...
Duhamel
Frédéric Gilles
Frédéric Gill...
Cowboy
Rémy Girard
Rémy Girard
Rémy
Stéphane Rousseau
Stéphane Rous...
Sébastien
Marie-Josée Croze
Marie-Josée C...
Nathalie
Louise Portal
Louise Portal
Diane
Pierre Curzi
Pierre Curzi
Pierre
Yves Jacques
Yves Jacques
Claude
Sophie Lorain
Sophie Lorain
First Lover
Mitsou Gélinas
Mitsou Gélina...
Ghislaine
Isabelle Blais
Isabelle Blai...
Sylvaine
Micheline Lanctôt
Micheline Lan...
Nurse Carole
Sylvie Drapeau
Sylvie Drapea...
Second Lover
Yves Desgagnés
Yves Desgagné...
Olivier
Gilles Pelletier
Gilles Pellet...
Priest Raymond Leclerc
Lise Roy
Lise Roy
Mme. Joncas-Pelletier
Rose-Maïté Erkoreka
Rose-Maïté Er...
Student
Sébastien Ricard
Sébastien Ric...
Jérôme
Bonnie Mak
Bonnie Mak
Nurse
Valérie Wiseman
Valérie Wisem...
(uncredited)
Julie Beauchemin
Julie Beauche...
(uncredited)
Fanny Mallette
Fanny Mallett...
(uncredited)
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