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A French public servant from Provence is banished to the far North. Strongly prejudiced against this cold and inhospitable place, he leaves his family behind to relocate temporarily there, with the firm intent to quickly come back.
Catherine, refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François, has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a charming taxi driver to play the part.
Awful and pretentious movie masquerading as a rip-off of The Decline of the American Empire. As in almost all the works of the director, novelist Alexandre Jardin (who cameos as the actor in the corny X-rated CD-ROM), women can change their stupid and selfish companion into a loving and sensitive partner. But they can't polish this turd. Unfunny one- liners woodenly delivered, curious (mis)cast, lazy direction and two cents romanticism characterize this one. Apparently, Jardin attempted to deliver strong truths hidden under rather crude humor. But, as the humor misfires, there's only tame crudeness in the dialogs and a drip state of the union between men and women.
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