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Le Film de les Nuls (1994)

La cité de la peur (original title)
A second-class horror movie has to be shown at Cannes Film Festival, but, before each screening, the projectionist is killed by a mysterious fellow, with hammer and sickle, just as it happens in the film to be shown.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Chantal Lauby ...
Odile Deray / Louise, journaliste TV
Serge Karamazov / Youri (dans "Red is Dead") / Jacques, journaliste TV
Dominique Farrugia ...
Simon Jérémi / Benjamin (dans "Red is Dead") / Michel, journaliste TV
Commissaire Patrick Bialès / Maurice Bialès / Alicia Lampéro
Sam Karmann ...
L'homme inquiétant / Youri / Émile Gravier
Patrick Lizana ...
Jean-Paul Martoni, le député du R.E.P.N.
Eric Prat ...
Marc de Jonge ...
Le patron de Karamazov
La veuve de M. Jacques
M. Jacques, le projectionniste #1 (as Tcheky Karyo)
Le projectionniste #3
M. Mireille - le projectinniste #2
Le projectionniste #4
Sandy (dans "Red is Dead")


Odile Deray est attaché de presse pour le film "Red is Dead". Mais au festival de Cannes, personne ne veut regarder un tel navet. Pourtant, les gens changent d'avis au moment où les projectionnistes meurtent les un après les autres, assassiné par le méchant de "Red is Dead". Serge Kazamarov est envoyé sur place pour protéger la victime suivante. Quelques jours plus tard, la salle est comble et même le gratin de Cannes est sur place... Written by Jean Martin

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Release Date:

9 March 1994 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Fear City: A Family-Style Comedy  »

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Avant toute chose, nous remercions chaleureusement Valérie Lemercier pour sa succulente tasse de thé, bien qu'elle n'ait mis que quinze sucres (*) (*) Authentique, retournez voir le film et comptez-les ! (First of all, we would like to warmly thank Valérie Lemercier for her delicious cup of tea, even though she only put fifteen sugars in it (*) (*) Authentic, go watch the movie again and count them !) See more »


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9 January 1999 | by (Orleans France) – See all my reviews

It is really a fresh and original comedy. I have seen it again and again. To spend 1h30 laughing look at this!!! If you don't like it i allow you to beat me!! bye

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