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Oscar (1967)

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Neurotic businessman must find the right man for his pregnant daughter. In fact, it is little bit complicated.

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Neurotic businessman must find the right man for his pregnant daughter. In fact, it is little bit complicated.

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If you want to laugh without stopping....watch it
17 December 2004 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

This movie can't be translated, because De Funès is acting perfectly. It's the type of comedy we don't see anymore in films, probably because it takes a very good actor to create almost continuous comic effects. This is achieved because it's a play-like movie, with just one act. It amazed me to realize that I had just watched a long, hilarious play, with few breaks without getting bored for a second.

The many clichés would have ruined it if everything wasn't gravitating around the main character. It is a sort of getting De Funès from 'The Restaurant' and putting him on continuous play. The sweat on his face makes you admire his devotion to his job. He should be thanked with a bow for being almost perfect.

A swarm of characters flying around you, making you laugh with tears.Without doubt a classic.


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