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C'est pas parce qu'on a rien à dire qu'il faut fermer sa gueule... (1975)

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Phano
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Max
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Riton
Tsilla Chelton ...
Madame Pipi
Marion Game ...
Lulu
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Gaston - le guichetier
Popeck ...
Le flic (as Jean Herbert)
Max Amyl ...
L'agent de police
Anne Sziftgiser ...
Le petite fille au kilt
Bob Asklöf ...
L'ami de Lulu
Christian Saint-Denis ...
Le bagagiste
Sophie Leclerc ...
La passagère du train
Maurice Travail ...
Le passager du train
Jean Pieuchot ...
Le rabbin
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Le jeune militaire
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22 January 1975 (France)  »

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Der Clou der Madame P.p.  »

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"Moii... c'était l'écossais..."
6 September 2004 | by (There...) – See all my reviews

What a long and rich comment by one of my compatriot's, about such a modest movie which didn't ask for so much...

Some film dialogs are such music pieces you can and love hear again and again. This piece have become a few dated, but anyway. "C'est pas..." (cause its title take really too much place there for I can tell about in a few words and bad English as I usually do) is the best example of what we call in French "cabotinage", which mean that someone behaves as a kid just to draw attention on himself. And that's what this three-cast devote itself to for giving to us the show of two poor and stupid small swindlers (Levebvre-Serrault), who come whining at their so much fool boss's (Blier) to take them on his next trick. This film is so patched up that it seems they've filmed those sequences at the own Bernard Blier's house on a riverside...

I promise nobody can turn back when genius as Serrault and Blier start raving on such a movie where the plot is intentionally, just and well made for it. Even so, the single time I heard speaking about this movie in my silly country, it was for some accredited and pompous expert in "LE Septième Art", to elaborate on THE GREAT and marvelous Tsilla Chelton's talent "magnifique", when appeared the distressing "Tatie Danielle"... Despairing...

"Fano, y m'a piqué mon costume... ben oui mais moi si j'suis pas en écossais, j'arrête tout !"... Such a kind of movies, as most of the best ours, YOU, MUST absolutely watch in its French version and not otherwise, and that for LEARN FRENCH LANGUAGE ! HHAHAHAHA !!... Good luck...


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