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Male Hunt (1964)

La chasse à l'homme (original title)
Antoine is about to get married to Gisèle. His friend Julien, a confirmed bachelor, tries desperately to talk him out of it, citing his own painful experiences.

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Cast

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Fernand
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Antoine Monteil
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Françoise Bicart alias Sandra Rossen
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Gisèle
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Julien
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Denise Heurtin
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Sophie
Hélène Duc ...
Madame Armande
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Flora
Jacques Dynam ...
Un truand
Tanya Lopert ...
Mauricette
Jacqueline Mille ...
Odette - la soeur de Gisèle
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Kino Papatakis
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Monsieur Heurtin
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Georgina
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Antoine is about to get married to Gisèle. His friend Julien, a confirmed bachelor, tries desperately to talk him out of it, citing his own painful experiences.

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18 September 1964 (Italy)  »

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Italian censorship visa # 43728 delivered on 16-9-1964. See more »

Quotes

Fernand: Marriage is what differentiates man from the beast.
Julien: You must confuse matrimony with laughter... Which is not the same thing though!
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Nice comedy about marriages, and the 'war between sexes'
17 September 1999 | by (Nuernberg, Germany) – See all my reviews

The story is simple and always easy-going, without too many ambitions. Lots of hunting-and-being-hunted. The dialogs (sorry, I only know the german version) are always funny- it seems as if the textwriter (Michel Audiard) simply liked working upon this movie. Another nice thing: the movie contains a lot of little sound effects like in a comic-strip. Music is played in that very cool jazzy style. You can see the young Belmondo and Cath Deneuve, among others, at the very beginning of their careers. Some highlights are the wedding scene (a wedding that never happens ;-), and the moment aboard the holiday ship, when the rich old widow grabs a new young guy. This non-mainstream film has flair !


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