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Vive la république (1997)

A group of young unemployed people from Le Mans (France) decide to create a new political party.

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Antoine Chappey ...
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Atmen Kelif ...
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Florence Pernel ...
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Alexia Stresi
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Bertrand Altmann
Christian Ameri
Pierre-Louis Benard
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A group of young unemployed people from Le Mans (France) decide to create a new political party.

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A refreshing little comedy.



I saw "Vive la republique" the other day, and I think it was quite amusing. I even laughed a couple of times during the film. Nowadays you don´t see good comedy-films too often. I really hope French movies will get more attention in the future.


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