Daniel Auteuil's labor-of-love take on Marcel Pagnol's "Marseilles Trilogy"─as director, scenarist, and co-star─commences with "Marius," where the young son (Raphaël Personnaz) of the dockside restaurateur César (Auteuil) longs for a life at sea, but is torn by his love for the beautiful fishmonger Fanny (Victoire Bélézy). "Fanny" finds her alone, carrying Marius' child, and willing to accept the proposal of the aged merchant Panisse (Jean-Pierre Darroussin) to ensure the baby's future. 195 min. total. Widescreen; Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English. In French with English subtitles.