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Same Old Song (1997)
"On connaît la chanson" (original title)

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Cast

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Claude
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Odile Lalande
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Nicolas
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Simon
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Camille Lalande
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Marc Duveyrier
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Jane
Jean-Paul Roussillon ...
Father
Nelly Borgeaud ...
Doctor #3
Götz Burger ...
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Young Man with Cheque
Charlotte Kady ...
Restaurant Customer
Jacques Mauclair ...
Doctor #1
Pierre Meyrand ...
Cafe Owner
Claire Nadeau ...
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Odile is looking for a new, bigger apartment. Her younger sister Camille just completed her doctoral thesis has fallen in love with an estate agent who is responsible for Odile's apartment and who has an elder employee. Written by Marco Radke <radke@krypta.aball.de>

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12 November 1997 (France)  »

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DEM 245,301 (Germany) (17 April 1998)

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$32,443 (USA) (21 January 2000)
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Referenced in On connait les chansons d'amour (2012) See more »

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Paroles, Paroles
Written by Leo Chiosso, Giancarlo Del Re and Gianni Ferrio
Performed by Dalida and Alain Delon
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Very good/ Tres Bon!

This film is funny, witty and most importantly it works both as a serious film and a homage to Dennis Potter. Great acting, wonderful songs and an undercurrent of wit. One of my favourite French Films of recent times.


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