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I Don't Kiss (1991)
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A young man leaves his native town in southern France to discover Paris. Being too unexperienced and too naive, he drops into the reality of Paris 1991. He soon gives up his dream of ... See full summary »

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Ingrid
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Pierre Lacaze
Hélène Vincent ...
Evelyne
Ivan Desny ...
Dimitri
Christophe Bernard ...
Le Mac
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Raphaëline Goupilleau ...
Mireille
Michèle Moretti ...
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Philippe Adam ...
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Jean-Christophe Bouvet ...
Le client au bois
Paulette Bouvet ...
La mère d'Evelyne
Kleber Bouzzone
Valery Caucigh
Serge Caytan
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A young man leaves his native town in southern France to discover Paris. Being too unexperienced and too naive, he drops into the reality of Paris 1991. He soon gives up his dream of becoming an actor and prostitutes himself. Throughout all these modern relationships, he keeps his innocence but becomes very emotionally blocked. Written by Jochen Wilhelm <wilhlm-j@ifkw.uni-muenchen.de>

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I'll do almost anything for money. ...but I don't kiss.

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Interesting but non convincing...
29 May 2000 | by (Auckland, New Zealand) – See all my reviews

Nice story of a young ignorant provincial guy who ends up soliciting off the streets of Paris in spite of his original distaste for male prostitution... Quite a common story mind you but idealists have to eat as well!

His relations with older people seem always to be relations of interest, he still has a lot to learn about life... He then falls for a young prostitute.

The movie is interesting but the treatment is a bit superficial, there is a lot more to say about the end of the prostitution taboo in French society among others.


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