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Autobus (1991)

Aux yeux du monde (original title)
Bruno's girlfriend, who lives in another town, doesn't believe he loves her. Therefore, he decides to prove his love by doing something "crazy" and ends up hijacking a school bus full of children at gunpoint to go see her.

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Bruno Fournier
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L'Institutrice
Marc Berman ...
Le Chauffeur
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Juliette Mangin
Amelle Iazouguen ...
Amelle
Benjamin Piton ...
Benjamin
Elinor Jagodnik ...
Elinor
Elisa Marie ...
Elisa
Jonathan Ramos ...
Jonathan
Julie Autran ...
Julie
Maxence Camelin ...
Sébastien Coman ...
Sébastien
Yaële Simkovitch ...
Yaelle
David Bissel ...
David
Flore Sergent ...
Flore
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Bruno's girlfriend, who lives in another town, doesn't believe he loves her. Therefore, he decides to prove his love by doing something "crazy" and ends up hijacking a school bus full of children at gunpoint to go see her.

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Quel idiot!
20 February 1999 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

It is truly the action of an unstable mind to think that hijacking a bus full of innocent children would lead to undying devotion from the person for which the act was executed to impress. Bruno actually had the nerve to look shocked when he found several branches of the police department were trying to catch him.


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