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Bad Company (1999)

Mauvaises fréquentations (original title)
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 ...
Le père d'Olivia
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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On peut tout faire par amour

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References Dog Day Afternoon (1975) See more »

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Where I'm Headed
Written by Lene Marlin
Performed by Lene Marlin
Courtesy of Virgin Records Norway SA
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Excellent, a must see movie for cinema fans....
25 August 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

As a filmmaker the stunning cinematography, direction and a great soundtrack that includes the brilliant Lene Marlin track Where I'm Headed, Mauvais Frequentations seemed to be grip me. Although the DVD I own has no subtitles and I understand very little French, I was mesmerised by the way the film flowed and unfolded before me. The actors suited there roles superbly, adding to the unsuspecting dramatic script.

Mauvais Frequentations portrays how people can be exploited and how situations can get totally out of hand, movies like this should be made more often. 'Fluffy bunny' cinema is great but has no meaning, at the end of a film one should be able to contemplate upon the scenes you have seen in the movie If someone is into alternative cinema, Mauvais Frequentations might be just the thing to get engrossed in one cold night.


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