YMMV: A Very Long Engagement

  • Adaptation Displacement: Few people who have seen the film , especially non-Francophones, will have read the novel it is based on, Un long dimanche de fiancailles by Sébastien Japrisot.
  • Fan Nickname: "Amélie in the Trenches"
  • Funny Moments:
    • "Miracles don't just happen in Lourdes!"
    • The scene with the matches.
  • Nightmare Fuel: All of the scenes set on the front.
  • Tear Jerker: Oh where to begin!?