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Bad Company (1999)
"Mauvaises fréquentations" (original title)

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Delphine is a sweet innocent young girl, her new best friend pulls her into a world where she falls in love with a local pretty boy. Working her hardest to make him love her drags her into prostitution.

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Delphine Vitrac
Lou Doillon ...
Olivia Monti
Robinson Stévenin ...
Laurent
Maxime Mansion ...
Alain
Cyril Cagnat ...
Justin
Delphine Rich ...
Claire
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René
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Mamie
Ariane Ascaride ...
La mère d'Olivia
Daniel Martin ...
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Bruno Esposito ...
Professeur de mathématiques
Martine Gautier ...
L'infirmière
Brigitte Jouffre ...
Professeur de français
Dominique Laidet ...
Monsieur Sanchez
Eric Théobald ...
Le policier
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Delphine is a sweet innocent young girl, her new best friend pulls her into a world where she falls in love with a local pretty boy. Working her hardest to make him love her drags her into prostitution.

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A movie that transcends all languages
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I for one one know how to say anything in French other that "yes","yes sir","excuse me" and other sorted words/comments which wouldn't get me out of the French airport; but there's something about this movie as all good foreign films that made me fluent in the French language I was immediately wrapped up in the world of these two girls who fall for their boyfriends but despite the fact that their plan to leave all together comes down to the girls degrading themselves into the world of prostitution where the are subsequently seen as outcasts by their friends and classmates and seen as no more then whores by the boys who "use their services" the girls learn the hard way that not everything is the way it seems. In the end I feel sad for the loss of true love due to the circumstances by way of the only boy which really did love her in his own naive way but could not get the same love back from a girl who's hart was stolen by someone else who in the end would betray her trust. In the world we live in now growing pains are much more common by the ways perfectly portrayed in this film and in this ever changing world we could all learn something from the mistakes of these two girls but never the less this kind of life story is one better experienced personally.


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