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La Parisienne (1957)
"Une parisienne" (original title)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Le prince Charles
Henri Vidal ...
Michel Legrand
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Brigitte Laurier
Noël Roquevert ...
Le docteur d'Herblay
Madeleine Lebeau ...
Monique Wilson
Fernand Sardou ...
Fernand le Barman
Claire Maurier ...
Caroline Herblay
Robert Pizani ...
Ambassadeur Mouchkine
Guy Tréjan ...
Le colonel d'aviation
Judith Magre ...
Irma
Harry-Max ...
L'ambassadeur (as Harry Max)
Marcel Charvey ...
Un mauvais garçon
Vera Talchi ...
Titine
Marcel Pérès ...
Le général (as Marcel Pérés)
Henri Cogan ...
Un bagarreur
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Bardot At Her Frankest! At Her Frenchest! At Her Funniest! In Her First BIG Picture! See more »

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16 December 1957 (France)  »

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$450,000 (estimated)
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[first lines]
Michel Legrand: I'll speak to the Prime Minister. Call me in two weeks.
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Referenced in What's My Line?: Episode dated 9 November 1958 (1958) See more »

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A light, charming, cheeky comedy with a lot of sass.
14 November 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Bridgette Bardot, looking as sexy as ever, plays a spoiled but innocent daughter of a French Ambassador. She cons one of her father's top aides (womanizer MICHEL) into marrying her and it turns out to be the best thing for both of them. Michel is soon flirting with his old girlfriends and in order to teach him a lesson, Bridgette flirts heavily with a married PRINCE CHARLES. Michel is surprised by his jealousy. A cat-and-mouse game ensues between Brigdette and Michel ("I'll have an affair"..."No you won't"...) And finally Michel realizes she just might and vows to give up all the other ladies in his life. Bridgette and Michel settle comfortably into their happily-ever-after while Prince Charles jets home to England.

It's an admittedly light piece but it's incredibly charming. While some may fault it as a product of it's time, I found that completely enjoyable. Worthy of a rental.


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