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Please, Not Now! (1961)

La bride sur le cou (original title)
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
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Marie-Jeanne
Edith Zetline ...
Josette (as Edith Zetling)
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Alain Varnier
Jacques Riberolles ...
Philippe Belmas
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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
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Bernard
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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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Young people can do as they like nowadays...
26 December 2004 | by See all my reviews

That's what the title means ...Nowadays was actually 1961.But BB was an important actress,because she created a brand new type of woman on the screen,not a bimbo as too many people think today.We cannot say the same of her ex-husband and director Vadim,with whom she made five films("Et Dieu créa la femme" ,"Les bijoutiers du clair de lune" ," "le repos du guerrier" "Don Juan73" and this movie).None of this bad lot would deserve to be watched today,if it were not for BB .

"La bride sur le cou" was first directed by Jean Aurel,who wrote the screenplay ,but Vadim finished and took the credit.This is a harmless comedy,with an occasional funny line.THe love and sympathy BB feels for animals emerge sometimes.An erotic dance is given the soft focus treatment,because of the censorship.Today it would not shock a ten-year-old.


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