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Once Upon an Angel (2002)

Peau d'ange (original title)
A grief-stricken man who just lost his mother has a one night stand with a maid. What he doesn't know is that she's a virgin. He returns to his sad world of perfume business while she, unable to forget her first lover, follows him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Morgane Moré ...
Angèle Dubois
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Grégoire
Karine Silla ...
Laure
Magali Woch ...
Josiane
Hélène de Saint-Père ...
Mme Artaud (as Hélène de St-Père)
Stéphane Boucher ...
Dr. Artaud
Maryline Even ...
Jocelyne
Esse Lawson ...
Amira
Michel Vuillermoz ...
Oncle de Grégoire
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Soeur Augustine
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Mr. Grenier
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Mr. Faivre
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Avocate
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Mme Faivre
André Marcon ...
Père Angèle
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A grief-stricken man who just lost his mother has a one night stand with a maid. What he doesn't know is that she's a virgin. He returns to his sad world of perfume business while she, unable to forget her first lover, follows him.

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9 October 2002 (France)  »

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Once Upon an Angel  »

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€4,520,000 (estimated)
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Very moving, highly recommended.
3 May 2003 | by (London, UK) – See all my reviews

The pace is gradual, the film is tender. It is incredibly moving and despite the sadness in the story, it is extremely uplifting. I would be very interested in seeing any future directorial projects from Vincent Perez.


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