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A Man and a Woman: 20 Years Later (1986)
"Un homme et une femme, 20 ans déjà" (original title)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  15 August 1986 (USA)
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Jean-Louis and Anne have had their fling and separated. Now 20 years have passed. He is still dating various women. She is now a big time director whose most recent film was a very ... See full summary »

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Richard Berry ...
Richard Berry
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Françoise
Marie-Sophie L. ...
Marie-Sophie (as Marie-Sophie Pochat)
Philippe Leroy ...
Professeur Thevenin / Professor Thevenin (as Philippe Leroy-Beaulieu)
Charles Gérard ...
Charlot
Patrick Poivre d'Arvor ...
Thierry Sabine ...
Thierry Sabine
Antoine Sire ...
Antoine
André Engel ...
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Robert Hossein ...
Robert Hossein
Jacques Weber ...
Jacques Weber
Tanya Lopert ...
Tanya Lopert
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Elle-même jouant 'Deux sur la balançoire'
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Jean-Louis and Anne have had their fling and separated. Now 20 years have passed. He is still dating various women. She is now a big time director whose most recent film was a very expensive bomb. She comes up with the idea of making a romance based upon her fling with Jean-Louis. She contacts him to gain his permission. Jean-Louis is still in racing and goes away for a desert rally while she begins filming. She finds the mood of their romance difficult to recapture in her film. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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Tout a change... sauf leurs passions.

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Drama | Romance

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15 August 1986 (USA)  »

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$227,510 (USA)
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Did we really need this movie?
11 February 2007 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

If you saw "Un Homme et un Femme" and loved it, do yourself a favor and don't watch this one.

I believe Lelouch needed a few extra bucks because this film ruins the story of the first. Did we need to know what happened to Anne and Jean-Louis 20 minutes after the first movie is over? Not really.

And even if you consider this film alone, its still a very boring flick. And pointless. The story makes too many detours with their every day life: what they do now, how they evolved, and constantly needs the support of the first film to make a little sense. At the end of it, one is left with a bitter aftertaste of having betrayed the beautiful first story. Second parts are seldom good, and this movie proves it perfectly.


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