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French Exit (1995)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  14 July 1998 (USA)
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This movie attempts a persiflage on the Hollywood film industry, depicting two young authors, struggling on their way to their first successful screenplay: Right from the beginning - when ... See full summary »

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Zina
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Davis
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Alice
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Charles
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Stubin
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Andie Ross
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Seller
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Frank
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Ben
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Airline Ticket Agent
Charles Finch ...
TV Host
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Green Sweater Bimbette
Kevin Williams ...
Studio Guard
Alexandra Styron ...
Receptinist
Pao Pei Andreoli ...
Italian Tourist
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This movie attempts a persiflage on the Hollywood film industry, depicting two young authors, struggling on their way to their first successful screenplay: Right from the beginning - when they meet by means of a car accident - Davis and Zina's relationship is one of love and hate. This doesn't get better when they keep on getting in each other's way while competing as writers for the same production. It gets even more twisted when the producer makes Zina suggestive offers and it turns out that Zina's manager Alice is Davis' former girlfriend... Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Even in Hollywood, falling in love is the luckiest break of all.

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Rated R for language and a scene of drug use | See all certifications »
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Nice in it's own way
2 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Alright, this isn't the best movie/romantic comedy/comedy ever to be made, so don't get your hopes too high. But still I kind of liked it, and it's a nice, though a bit silly way to pass time.

I liked especially the hero's strange daydreams.

The first making love scene, when they are rolling on the carpet, was odd in my opinion. How do they manage to take off their clothes, kiss and touch each other while rolling side to side, not to mention getting dizzy and hitting their head on the hard floor?


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