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Le Film de les Nuls (1994)
"La cité de la peur" (original title)

 |  Comedy  |  9 March 1994 (France)
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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
Gérard Darmon ...
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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Also Known As:

Fear City: A Family-Style Comedy  »

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Simply excellent.
23 February 1999 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

There's nothing more to say... This film is the same level as the Monthy Pythons with scenes that make you cry from laughing (even if you see it 20 times). There's no better way to spend an afternoon with your friends!

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