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Festival in Cannes (2001)

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Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, ... See full summary »

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Millie Marquand
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Alice Palmer
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Viktor Kovner
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Rick Yorkin
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Kaz Naiman
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Milo
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Blue
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Barry
Camilla Campanale ...
Gina
Kim Kolarich ...
Libby
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Nikki
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Millie's Escort
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Millie's Agent
Christian Rallo ...
Fan in Crowd
J.C. Irondelle ...
General Manager Hotel du Cap
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Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall movie or he loses his star, Tom Hanks. Is Kaz for real? Can Rick sweet-talk Alice and sabotage Kaz to keep Millie from taking that deal? Millie consults with Victor, her ex, about which picture to make, Rick needs money, an ingenue named Blue is discovered, Kaz hits on Victor's new love, and Rick's factotum connects with Blue. Knives go in various backs. Wheels spin. Which deals - and pairings - will be consummated? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »
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25 July 2002 (Australia)  »

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Cannes-i kavalkád  »

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$41,006 (USA) (8 March 2002)

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$298,971 (USA) (19 July 2002)
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References Stigmata (1999) See more »

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A fun movie.
8 February 2004 | by (Littleton, CO) – See all my reviews

This is a fun movie, and a good behind-the-scenes-look at moviemaking, both indie and "big studio" productions. The plot is very simple and all of the players move in and out of "the deal" at different times. The "deal" even begins to take on a life of its own with most of the characters compromising their interests to be a part of it. Very good character studies. I think this movie should have used all of the actors real names, as it seemed contrived to have a fictional name for Anouk Aimee.


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