Once again Conan packs his suitcase and this time he and part of his team are taking us to Mexico. In such a troubling time for American-Mexican relations (especially due to the new administration), he decided to bring some comedy in order to make some Mexican friends.
Not just your average pretty boy, Daniel Brühl has become one of the most well-known actors of the last two decades. From his international breakthrough role in Good Bye, Lenin! (2003) there has been a long list of quality movies he is been involved with.
You must have seen him in blockbusters like Inglourious Basterds (2009) (where he plays a great baddie) The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) or maybe Captain America: Civil War (2016) but I’d recommend to have a look at his filmography since there is a wide range of genres and roles that deserve some attention.
A simple page with lots of interesting facts about the film that will help the students to understand it a bit better.
What a treat for next weekend! We all have some growing up to do and this film can help loads or at least you will have a good laugh for sure.
Let’s start by having a look at the trailer:
On one occasion a couple of my students asked me if I could think of 10 French personalities that were not death. I was a bit shocked by the question since I was not their French teacher (they had a great teacher btw) so I asked them, what was the purpose of such question? (…and luckily I could name my 10 :P).
Then they explained to me that sometimes they felt a bit ignorant because they didn´t know much about French celebrities the way the French exchange students (that visited us) did know about British and American celebrities. So I went: