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Year: 2013
Original Title: Jack et la mécanique du coeur
Length: 94 minutes
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Studios: Vértice Cine

Release Dates

United States: September 24 2014


Ranking: 2,412 out of 15,893 movies (up 511)


5.9 by 4 users

8.0 by Movie'n'co


Edinburgh, late 19th century. Little Jack is born on a day so cold that his heart remains frozen. Madeleine the midwife replaces his heart with a cuckoo-clock. It will work, as long as Jack follows the rules, mainly not falling in love. But his encounter with a fiery-eyed girl singing on a street corner and his decision to chase after her will test the resistance of his makeshift heart to the breaking point... Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart is a magnificent love story set in an exciting period full of fabulous inventions, eccentric characters and fantastic adventures. Adapted by Mathias Malzieu from his best-selling novel and the gold-selling album by his band Dionysos, this superbly animated movie is about passion and acceptance of others.