Michel is a bored lonely cheap-thrills-seeker. Everything changes when he finds an unusual bobble head doll in the shape of a pretty woman that can say "I love you" and falls in love with it to the point of obsession.

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Michel (as Christophe Lambert)
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Yves
Flora Barillaro ...
Maria
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Hélène (as Agnes Soral)
Anémone ...
Barbara (as Anemone)
Marc Berman ...
Pierre
Patrice Bertrand ...
Le client grincheux
Paula Dehelly ...
La mère de Pierre
Maurizio Donadoni ...
Georges
Fabrice Dumeur ...
Marcel
Carole Fredericks ...
Angèle
Laurence Le Guellan ...
Nicole (as Laurence Leguellan)
Olinka Hardiman ...
La maîtresse (as Olivia Link)
Laura Manszky ...
Camelia / Isabelle
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Michel is a bored lonely cheap-thrills-seeker. Everything changes when he finds an unusual bobble head doll in the shape of a pretty woman that can say "I love you" and falls in love with it to the point of obsession.

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Love found in the form of a ...keychain?
29 September 2003 | by (fabulous Las Vega$!) – See all my reviews

Christopher Lambert is good as always in this ponderous "rara avis", wherein he finds, by mere chance, a keychain bauble forged in the likeness of a woman's face. By and by, Lambert comes to find that this mysterious little doohickey responds to the sound of a whistle by whispering in a sultry voice, "I love you". Lambert, rather selfish and understandably lonely in his bachelorhood, begins to harbor obsessive feelings for this object, feelings which ultimately become destructive to his personal growth.

A very odd premise, indeed. Somehow, though, it manages to remain quite engaging clear through to it's insane and entirely unexpected resolve. I'd rate this a solid 6 out of 10, but I could only possibly recommend it without hesitation to monomaniacs of European art cinema...I think it's safe to say that the casual viewer will merely draw a blank with something like this.


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i wonder if the voice of the key chain isnt taken from a yello song... davidyuill_77
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