Laurent is the local estate agent, a job that offers easy opportunties for his womanising. His wife beautiful wife Loli looks after his home and two children unaware of his many affairs. However, their world is turned upside down by the arrival of Marijo, an itinerant lesbian whose minivan breaks down nearby. The neglected Loli is drawn to the sensitive Marijo and when she learns of Laurent's infidelities, invites Marijo to move in with them. The arrangement takes an emotional toll on each of them, exacerbated by the arrival of a figure from Marijo's past. As they struggle with the situation and each other, all of their lives are changed forever. Written by
A scorned wife. An outrageous affair. The perfect marriage.
Did You Know?
The French title (literally "Dreadful Lawn"), is a crude expression for pubic hair. See more
At one moment, Laurent and Antoine are going to bicycle together and stop to have lunch. Laurent gets drunk and when he starts riding again his bike in a rather dangerous manner, Antoine goes after him and shouts "Alain, fais pas le con!" ("Alain, don't be stupid!"), calling the actor Alain Chabat
by his real name instead of his character's name, Laurent. See more
Referenced in Empire of the Censors
A WHITER SHADE OF PALE
Performed by Francis Agbo
Written by Gary Brooker
(as G. Brooker), Keith Reid
(as K. Reid) and Matthew Fisher See more