French Movie News: Zim and Co
Zim and Co a French Comedy sounds like Ferris Bueller meets 3 o Clock high meets License to Drive, Ok maybe I'm way off with the comparison having not even seen the film , I like the sound of this film about Zim, a kid whos gets in trouble, is forced to get a job, but needs to have a drivers a license so needs help from his friends.
The film opened in August last year in France debuting at number 15 at the box office, raking in just over $500k.
'When Zim gets in trouble with the police, he is forced to get a decent job within ten days. Zim is an average youngster: a nice fellow with uncertain ambitions, a relaxed view on law and order, great friends and a positive attitude. One day on his scooter in the heavy traffic of downtown Paris, everything turns upside down. Zim is put in custody after a minor traffic incident. When the police trace narcotics in his bloodsample, the judge decides that he has to get a decent job within ten days to avoid incarceration. Zim finally gets employed as a delivery boy; the only obstacle is that the job requires a car and a driver's licence – neither of which he has. Assisted by his loyal friends, Zim starts a race against the clock'