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When the accident-prone daughter of a French businessman disappears in Mexico and the detective sent down to find her returns empty-handed, the businessman's company psychologist comes up with an unusual plan - send someone equally accident-prone to find her. Despite detective Campana's objections and disbelief in bad luck, he and Francois Perrin, the accident-prone man in question, are teamed up and head back down to Mexico to pick up the girl's trail. Written by Tony Scheinman

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Most of the Spanish actors recited their dialogs in Spanish, and later they were dubbed in French. See more »

Goofs

As Campana (Depardieu) and Perrin (Richard) drive away in a rental car (a Chrysler Lebaron), the right front wheel is missing a wheel cover. Perrin yells to stop the car, both characters get into an argument, and when they're done the car drives away with the right front wheel cover in place. See more »

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The Captain: [Perrin has just had another accident] This must not be his day.
Campana: It's *never* his day.
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Remade as Pure Luck (1991) See more »

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What is wrong with these ratings??
8 April 2003 | by (Lyon, FRANCE) – See all my reviews

I just cannot understand how such a movie can "only "have a weighted average of 6.9 ??? Seen over and over and over with so many different people, I never could find a single person not laughing the whole way through!!! The usual "Different characters" are this time represented by Depardieu and Pierre Richard, both absolutely wonderful!! A must see... If you loved this watch "Les Compères" and "Les fugitifs" with the same Richard/Depardieu tandem even though they are a tone under "La chèvre"...


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