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Up, Down, Fragile (1995)

Haut bas fragile (original title)
Adventures of three young women in a hot and lazy Paris in summer.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marianne Denicourt ...
Louise
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Ninon
Laurence Côte ...
Ida
André Marcon ...
Roland
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Lucien
Wilfred Benaïche ...
Alfredo
Marcel Bozonnet ...
Man in the stairway
Philippe Dormoy ...
Le complice de Ninon
Enzo Enzo ...
La chanteuse
Pierre Lacan ...
Recordshop seller
Stéphanie Schwartzbrod ...
Lise
Christine Vézinet ...
Estelle
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Sarah (avec)
László Szabó ...
Le père de Louise (voice) (as Laslo Szabo)
Alain Rigout ...
La victime de Ninon
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The film follows the story of three girls in contemporary Paris. One searches for her lost mother since she knows she's adopted. The other has come out of a coma and needs to have a love relationship aside from his mysterious father. The third one is a crook who redeems herself through love. The action is commented by songs and dance routines. Written by robervil

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Referenced in Kourastika na skotono tous agapitikous sou (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

L'escalier
Lyric by Pascal Bonitzer
Music by François Bréant
Performed by Nathalie Richard and Marianne Denicourt
Editions : Warner Chappel Music France / Emma Production
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That's boring crap!
5 March 2001 | by (Wellington, NZ) – See all my reviews

The dance scenes were too long, the chansons didn't really match with the plot. The only cool scene was the deadly game with the mysterious club owner. Without the singing and dancing stuff it could be a wonderful movie about the story of the three women which are linked together in a special way.

After half of the time I was the only one left in the cinema watching the boring movie. Even my french flatmate didn't like the movie.

If you like to see a better (and typical) french movie then choose "La vie est une chanson".


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