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Festival in Cannes (2001)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  25 July 2002 (Australia)
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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 ...
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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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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 The Mummy (1999) See more »

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La vie en rose
Music by Louiguy and Marguerite Monnot
Lyrics by Édith Piaf
Performed by Édith Piaf
Courtesy of Capital Records
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Some people have called this a documentary
5 February 2004 | by (A Birmingham /Belgrade /Edmonton Production) – See all my reviews

This is a highly interesting movie and to put it in simple words it is a MOCKUMENTARY. The cast is excellent and it is a satire on what reading too much into a movie can do to the general viewing of the movie. It makes a pretend documentary into a kind of black comedy of what Critics and their in depth reading "into" movies of so much; that the absurdities of the movie industry comes to light. Especially when it comes to movie awards. Watch it like a documentary but think of it as a comedy.


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