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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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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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French Fried Vacation  »

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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 Dead Tired (1994) See more »

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Hawaiian War Chant
Spike Jones and His City Slickers
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The classic french movie comedy
6 January 2000 | by (Pau, FRANCE) – See all my reviews

This movie is one of the most important comedy in France. Almost everybody in France know one or several sentences of it. If you want to make some joke with a French guy, you could try to learn some of the principal sentences of the movie and you could be sure that he will laugh. The movie is adapted from the stage, and the play was very succesful for many months. So, every shot have been studied to be hilarious. There are not at all any breaks. Of course, if you could understand French, I will advise you to see the French Version because the jokes could be not as good in English. In conclusion, I would also advise you to see the second movie from the same team: "Les Bronzes Font du Ski" which is at least as excellent as the first.


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