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French Fried Vacation (1978)

Les bronzés (original title)
Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, bathing and sunburn accompany a continual succession of casual affairs.

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Luis Rego ...
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Martin Lamotte ...
Miguel
Bruno Moynot ...
Gilbert Sellman, homme au slip noir
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Michel Creton ...
Bourseault
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Guy Laporte ...
Marcus, chef du village
Pascale Deneu
Marion Lanez
Sylvie Obry
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Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, bathing and sunburn accompany a continual succession of casual affairs. Written by Aline

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22 November 1978 (France)  »

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All of the main actors came from the same stand-up comedy group, Le Splendid. See more »

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Referenced in Asterix and Obelix Meet Cleopatra (2002) See more »

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Sea Sex and Sun
Written and Performed by Serge Gainsbourg
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Franco-French movie
15 December 2004 | by (France) – See all my reviews

Great and wonderful movie. A cult movie for me, my friends, my family.. and all French speaking person I know. It is a must, but in its original French version... otherwise, better pass as it's all in the language and the twisted French culture. I Love it !! The acting is great, the script delicious and the jokes hilarious. The comedy is a little basic but so French that each French national may recognize themselves, or their neighbors. The sequel called "Les Bronzes font du ski" is even better but the initial one remain a must see of the French humor at least for the generation of the 80's. I personally watch it once a year with my wife.


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