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A bourgeois couple, modern yet conventional. One night by accident, a young prostitute barges into their lives. Hounded down, beaten up, threatened, she will continue to struggle, with the ... See full summary »



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A bourgeois couple, modern yet conventional. One night by accident, a young prostitute barges into their lives. Hounded down, beaten up, threatened, she will continue to struggle, with the help of a well off lady, first for her survival-her resurrection-then for her dignity and freedom. Stormy encounters for everyone involved. Written by <>

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Comedy | Drama | Crime


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Release Date:

3 October 2001 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Caos  »

Box Office


FRF 48,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,776,824 (France) (5 October 2001)


$197,397 (USA) (22 August 2003)

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Great Movie
25 January 2003 | by (San Diego, California USA) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie in Paris last year (2001). It is a delight. It maintains a modicum of comedy around a very violent and wrenching subject. It begins with a young prostitute fleeing for her life after practically being killed from a beating. France has a large Arab population. The young lady happens to be Arabic. This film plays on this clash of cultures and also plays on the clash between the sexes. I highly recommend it.

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