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Alice Postique
Leonid Kuravlyov ...
Grandin - The Criminal Police Inspector
Sergey Yurskiy ...
Maître Roché
Elena Solovey ...
Claire, Roche's wife
Aleksandr Abdulov ...
Robert de Charance - the office clerk
Lyudmila Dmitrieva ...
Susanne Brissard
Yelena Ukrashchyonok ...
Virginie Renoir
Leonid Yarmolnik ...
Maximen
Vladimir Basov ...
Jacque-Pierre Antoine
Nina Ter-Osipyan ...
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The story begins when Alice Postique, who had to stay late at work, discovers her boss Roche with a knife in his back. When the police detective arrives, Alice recognizes him as her old friend. Written by Boris Shafir <shafir@hsi.com>

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Alice: If I lie, I wish my tongue dries off.
Detective: That's a great idea. About a tongue.
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Sparkling champagne
6 January 2004 | by (Riga, Latvia) – See all my reviews

Light, sparkly, witty detective-comedy performed by Soviet film and theater "dinosaurs". Brilliant performances, airy-light improvisations, word and movement humor of the highest grade. Film is witty, funny and elegant. Not for the blockbuster fans.


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