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César and Rosalie (1972)

César et Rosalie (original title)
Rosalie is amicably divorced, dividing her time between her mother's house, with her siblings and small daughter, and César's. He's self made, a scrap iron king, outgoing, amiable, in love ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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César
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Bernard Le Coq ...
Michel
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Lucie Artigues (as Eva-Maria Meineke)
Henri-Jacques Huet ...
Marcel
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Marite
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Carla
Betty Beckers ...
Madeleine
Hervé Sand ...
Georges
Jacques Dhéry ...
Henri Harrieu
Pippo Merisi ...
Albert
Carlo Nell ...
Jérôme
Carole Lixon ...
Louise
Dimitri Petricenko ...
Simon
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Storyline

Rosalie is amicably divorced, dividing her time between her mother's house, with her siblings and small daughter, and César's. He's self made, a scrap iron king, outgoing, amiable, in love with her. Enter David, an artist and Rosalie's flame before her marriage. In a quiet, brooding way, he seeks to reclaim Rosalie. César's jealous outbursts and attempts at cunning backfire and send Rosalie into David's arms. César keeps trying: he buys Rosalie's childhood seaside vacation home as a gift, wins her back, then must ask David to join them so Rosalie will be happy. When Rosalie discovers César and David's complicity, she again asserts her freedom, leaving the men alone together. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Drama | Romance

Certificate:

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27 October 1972 (France)  »

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Vittorio Gassman was considered for the role of César and Gérard Depardieu for the role of David. Catherine Deneuve turned down the part of Rosalie. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sodankylä ikuisesti: Valon draama (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Folie De César
Written and Performed by Philippe Sarde Et Orchestre
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Good, nice ending.

-Okay sounds bad. It's good, just not great. "Simple". Very calm, including the loud scenes. A bit predictable. Realistic, well played, smart- never blunt or underestimating the viewer. Romy Schneider is beautiful. Michel Piccoli sums up in the voice over.


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