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Confusion of Genders (2000)

La confusion des genres (original title)
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 overview, first billed only:
Pascal Greggory ...
Alain Bauman
Laurence Albertini
Alain Bashung ...
Vincent Martinez ...
Marie Saint-Dizier ...
Bulle Ogier ...
Laurence's Mother
Pierre Barrat ...
Laurence's Father
Nelly Borgeaud ...
Alain's Mother
Michel Bertay ...
M. Baumann, Alain's Father
Valérie Stroh ...
Vincent Gauthier ...
Christophe's Father
Malik Faraoun ...
Michèle Brousse ...


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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Release Date:

27 December 2000 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A Confusão de Gêneros  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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


$49,029 (USA) (14 November 2003)

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1.85 : 1
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Annoying "comedy" of narcissism
23 September 2001 | by (Santa Cruz, CA) – See all my reviews

This is by far the worst movie I've seen from France in the past 5 years. This supposed comedy is anything but funny. The lead character is a narcissist so wrapped up in his work & making appearances that he's unaware of the impact he has on those around him. Why anyone would associate with this creep, much less have an affair with him is beyond me. His character is so abhorrent that there is no empathy from the viewer to the events that take place. It also fails as any type of social critique or satire as it is decidedly unfunny and doesn't create any insight into its subject matter.

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