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The Bear and the Doll (1970)

L'ours et la poupée (original title)
GP | | Comedy | 16 September 1971 (USA)
Cellist Gaspard is living in a big house in the country with his son and three nieces. He likes being quiet. One day, his modest car bumps into a Rolls-Royce, driven by Felicia, a young, ... See full summary »

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Felicia
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Gaspard
Daniel Ceccaldi ...
Ivan
Georges Claisse ...
Stephane
Patrick Gilles ...
Titus
Julien Verdier ...
Tabard
Claude Beauthéac ...
Millot
Jean Lescot ...
Bernard
Olivier Stroh ...
Arthur
Patricia Darmon ...
Mariette
Sabine Haudepin ...
Julie
Valérie Stroh ...
Charlotte
Claude Jetter ...
Hippie girl
Johanna Maniez
Hélène Arié
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Cellist Gaspard is living in a big house in the country with his son and three nieces. He likes being quiet. One day, his modest car bumps into a Rolls-Royce, driven by Felicia, a young, beautiful, wealthy and temperamental woman. And she knows it. She is very angry at him because he seems not to be under her charm. She decides to seduce him, but Gaspard did not feel like letting his life being invaded by such a woman. Written by Yepok

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Glamour and fun versus work and hibernation
30 July 2000 | by (Champ sur Drac, France) – See all my reviews

Funny how most of Brigitte Bardot's movies are very average and yet she managed to capture the attention of the public and to pass into posterity as the last STAR, not only actress, Star.

This is a typical Nina Companez movie and fully in line with the Bardot style : a light comedy (really light) and an obvious intrigue. The film is built on contrasts : Paris and the countryside, rich and poor, an unrepentant socialite and a secluded bachelor, a fashion queen and a shabby man....and of course love ends up bridging the gap and...

the "bear" ends up on top of the "doll" ... fresh but quite silly indeed.


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