#74. The Promise (1996)


Les Films du Fleuve

– Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

– Stacker score: 87.4

– Metascore: 82

– IMDb user rating: 7.8

– Runtime: 90 minutes

In “The Promise,” a teenager comes of age in Belgium as he tries to be a different man than his criminal father, who traffics illegal immigrants. The important film is also a part of the Criterion Collection.