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Confusion of Genders (2000)
"La confusion des genres" (original title)

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No wonder Bisexual Attorney Alain is confused. He's bedding his female boss, his guilty of murder client, the client's hairdresser girlfriend and a precocious boy who knows what he wants ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pascal Greggory ...
Alain Bauman
Nathalie Richard ...
Laurence Albertini
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Babette
Alain Bashung ...
Etienne
Vincent Martinez ...
Marc
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Christophe
Marie Saint-Dizier ...
Marlène
Bulle Ogier ...
Laurence's Mother
Pierre Barrat ...
Laurence's Father
Nelly Borgeaud ...
Alain's Mother
Michel Bertay ...
M. Baumann, Alain's Father
Valérie Stroh ...
Patricia
Vincent Gauthier ...
Christophe's Father
Malik Faraoun ...
Karim
Michèle Brousse ...
Boss
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No wonder Bisexual Attorney Alain is confused. He's bedding his female boss, his guilty of murder client, the client's hairdresser girlfriend and a precocious boy who knows what he wants and tries to convince Alain that 'he can have it all'. Written by Havan Ironoak <Havan_Ironoak@bigfoot.com>

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27 December 2000 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A Confusão de Gêneros  »

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$7,933 (USA) (11 July 2003)

Gross:

$49,029 (USA) (14 November 2003)
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This is a comedy?
3 January 2007 | by (wisconsin) – See all my reviews

Just watched this and came here to read the comments and see the rating. I never would have guessed this is meant to be a comedy. Maybe it doesn't translate, culturally. It didn't strike me as funny in the least. What I saw was the central character, a male bisexual, pivoting between men and women without any rhyme or reason. I suppose that's the joke--that bisexuality offers too many options.

Seriously, I saw one or two things that were amusing, particularly at the end, but there was little in this movie other than the tragic consequences of indecision. Not funny. Then again, maybe it's just my puritan heritage shining through.

The actors are pretty, and I found it interesting to watch (it's France!), but I can't say it was really worthwhile. Put it at the bottom of your Netflix list.


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