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Please, Not Now! (1961)
"La bride sur le cou" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  19 April 1961 (France)
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Sophie, a flighty young model, learns that her boyfriend is planning to leave her for another woman. Sophie resolves to either win him back or assassinate her rival. A handsome doctor (who ... See full summary »

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Sophie
Joséphine James ...
Barbara Wilbury
Mireille Darc ...
Marie-Jeanne
Edith Zetline ...
Josette (as Edith Zetling)
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Alain Varnier
Jacques Riberolles ...
Philippe Belmas
Claude Brasseur ...
Claude
Yves Barsacq ...
Le client de la chambre 112
Serge Marquand ...
Prince
Robert Berri ...
Le brigadier de police
Jean Tissier ...
Concierge
Guy Bertil ...
Le jeune marié
Bernard Fresson ...
Serge, le photographe
Claude Berri ...
Bernard
Robert Dalban ...
Un consommateur au bistrot
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Sophie, a flighty young model, learns that her boyfriend is planning to leave her for another woman. Sophie resolves to either win him back or assassinate her rival. A handsome doctor (who happens to be falling for Sophie himself) assists her with the former plan so that she won't have to resort to the latter. Written by Erich Mees

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Brigitte, Brigitte, Brigitte...
11 November 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I adore Brigitte Bardot. Yeah, she didn't star in the best films. You know what, I don't really care! Some of them, like this one, known in the U.S. as "Please Not Now!", are very silly and/or dumb, but BB is so beautiful and has such charisma that they're fun to watch. Of course, fans of Brigitte will enjoy them more than anyone else. I have only seen a few of Bardot's films, but out of all the ones I've seen, this is the most ridiculous. C'mon

  • a swami that can make people float in mid-air through the use of


hypnosis! What?! And there's barely a plot - Bardot plays a model who is very klutzy/dizzy who wants to make her ex-boyfriend jealous in an attempt to win him back, so it's at that point that the "action" shifts to a ski resort. Who cares - it's light, goofy fun. From what I've read about Bardot this was her "comeback" film. Hmm...I've yet to see "The Truth" or "Contempt", but those look like Bardot's best films/performances. The Brigitte Bardot collection vhs or dvd set is highly recommended if you are a Bardot fan.


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