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Hommes, femmes, mode d'emploi (1996)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  28 August 1996 (France)
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Benoit Blanc loves living, he loves women, he loves daring. He is a famous businessman who suffers from stomach-ache. Fabiolini, a would-be actor, is a policeman and he too suffers from the... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Fabio Lini
Bernard Tapie ...
Benoit Blanc
Alessandra Martines ...
Docteur Nitez
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Lerner
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Toc Toc, Loulou's Father
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Pretty Blonde of Crillon
Patrick Husson ...
Falsetto Singer#-#Falestto Singer (voice)
Salomé Lelouch ...
Lola Dufour (as Salomé)
Christophe Hémon ...
Loulou, boy from Train
William Leymergie ...
Dufour
Caroline Cellier ...
Madame Blanc
Gisèle Casadesus ...
Clara Blanc, Benoit's Mother
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The Widower
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The Widow
Philippe Khorsand ...
Restaurant chief
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Benoit Blanc loves living, he loves women, he loves daring. He is a famous businessman who suffers from stomach-ache. Fabiolini, a would-be actor, is a policeman and he too suffers from the same sickness. The two man face suffering in opposite ways: Benoit Blanc is optimistic while Fabiolini, always unsure of himself, is persuaded he is seriously ill. The two men meet by chance while doing a gastroscopy and become friends. After having known their real different conditions, they will change and will understand better their lives. Around them, other people, women and men, will see their lives changed, by chance, by love or solely by the life stream. Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

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28 August 1996 (France)  »

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Men, Women: A User's Manual  »

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ITL 240,407,000 (Italy) (6 December 1996)
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To live and to love in happiness.
16 September 1999 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

The crisscross factor and its consequences all captured in this fascinating observation on relationships. From the blossom of young love in search of unity to old love fading with sorrow and redemption. A grand scale tale about the simple things in life that matters to us all; To live and to love in happiness.


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