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

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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 ...
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Jacques Mauclair ...
Doctor #1
Pierre Meyrand ...
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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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$7,157 (USA) (15 October 1999)

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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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Je ne suis pas bien portant
Written by Gaston Ouvrard, Georges Koger and Vincent Scotto
Performed by Gaston Ouvrard
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sympa but disappointing
3 March 2001 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

The sing-along idea is clever and well-implemented, but the story goes around in circles and above all the film is too static to support the musical premise. It's sad to see such lackluster direction from the creator of _Hiroshima mon amour_. If you like Jaoui and Bacri, go see _Le gout des autres_!


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