Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. Although he is constantly distressed, he leaves the hospital and tries to meet good old days' friends. None of them will be helpful, increasing Alain's distress. Written by
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Erik Satie's Gymnopédie No. 1 which can be heard in this movie also appeared in "My Dinner with Andre" by the same director, Louis Malle. See more
As Alain walks on the streets of Paris, the crew (pushing the dolly) is visible on the shop windows he passes by. See more
You've spent the last ten years in gilded mediocrity.
Referenced in The Royal Tenenbaums
Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1 See more