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3 hommes et un couffin (1985)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 25 April 1986 (USA)
Jacques, steward de Air France, accepte de garder un paquet pour le compte de Paul. Le paquet sera remis chez lui à la maison, où il vit avec deux amis, Pierre et Michel. Mais Jacques ... See full summary »

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Roland Giraud ...
Michel Boujenah ...
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Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu ...
Dominique Lavanant ...
Mme Rapons
Marthe Villalonga ...
Antoinette
Annick Alane ...
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Josine Comellas ...
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Gwendoline Mourlet ...
Jennifer Moret ...
François Domange ...
Paul
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Julien Maurel ...
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Jacques, steward de Air France, accepte de garder un paquet pour le compte de Paul. Le paquet sera remis chez lui à la maison, où il vit avec deux amis, Pierre et Michel. Mais Jacques oublie de prévenir ses amis et part en Thailande pour un voyage de travail. Effectivement, un paquet arrive, mais il s'agit d'un couffin avec un bébé, Marie, fille de Sylvia et de Jacques. Les deux, et ensuite les trois hommes, se retrouvent piégés entre engagements de travail, bouillies et couches. Et ensuite, un vrai paquet arrive: il contient de la drogue. Et avec le paquet, d'autres ennuis, avec les propriétaires de la drogue et la police à sa recherche. La vie des trois célibataires a vraiment changé. Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

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25 April 1986 (USA)  »

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Three Men and a Cradle  »

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$2,052,466 (USA)
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Chrisophe Malavoy later admitted that he was approached for a major role he had to decline. See more »

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Referenced in Zeg 'ns Aaa: Opgeruimd staat netjes (1987) See more »

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love it from the start - or don't get children

First, this movie is a beautiful example why there's am more European kind of humour and a more American kind of it. I once read an American critic who honestly complained that all the funny things happening in this movie were so previsible. Wow, he even must have thought that was smart to realize. In fact, that's what this movie is all about: You know what's going to happen and you enjoy to see HOW it will happen. That's why this movie was remade in the US with Tom Selleck and stripped of all it's original charme, only to be found "better" by some people. Second, this movie is kind of a test whether you should become a dad/mum in your life - or better leave that to others. It worked with me ..two kids... If you vote this movie "9" or above, you should get kids. Below "5" ? Think again! ;-)


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