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The Gardener of Argenteuil (1966)
"Le jardinier d'Argenteuil" (original title)

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Le père Tulipe
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Hilda
Pierre Vernier ...
Noël
Alfred Adam ...
L'homme en robe de bure (Le nouveau Noé)
Noël Roquevert ...
Le patron du restaurant
Jean Tissier ...
Albert
Mary Marquet ...
Dora
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Le Baron
Jeanne Fusier-Gir ...
L'Altesse
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Patrick Gérard
Claude Nicot ...
Le patron d'Hilda
Rellys ...
Le cocher (as Henri Rellys)
Katrin Schaake ...
Patricia
Edmond Ardisson ...
Un gendarme
Géo Beuf
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7 October 1966 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Blüten, Gauner und die Nacht von Nizza  »

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The End is worth the wait
23 November 2003 | by (Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

This film is absolutely adorable. Jean Gabin plays a retired race track gambler (Tulipe) who spends his time in his hobby garden. When he is approached by some relatives to "lauder" counterfeit Francs, he reluctantly develops a grandiose scheme to exchange the "blossoms" into real cash at the tracks. The End (which I won't spill here), is so hilarious as it is sad. Lilo Pulver's role is absolutely brilliant, as is Curd Jügens'. A film without violence for the whole family.


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