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Fanfan (2003)

Fanfan la Tulipe (original title)
In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the king's daughters.

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Tranche Montagne
Philippe Dormoy ...
Fier-à-bras
Jacques Frantz ...
La Franchise
Gérald Laroche ...
Corsini
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La Houlette
Gilles Arbona ...
Le maréchal
Jean-Pol Dubois ...
L'aumônier
Yves Pignot ...
Guillaume
Jean-François Lapalus ...
L'oncle de Lison
François Chattot ...
Le curé
Jacques Dynam ...
Chaville
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In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the king's daughters. Written by Adam Blinkinsop

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14 May 2003 (France)  »

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Budget:

€21,740,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,717,914 (France) (23 May 2003)

Gross:

$28,419 (USA) (13 October 2006)
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Selected as the opening film at the 56th Cannes Film Festival in 2003. See more »

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Remake of Fanfan la Tulipe (1907) See more »

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Boring!!!!!
15 June 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I lived in France, speak French fluently and have a great appreciation for French humour. This movie sucked big time and was a great disappointment for me. My sister and I watched 45 minutes of it and walked out because we were both extremely bored. We managed to stay that long because we kept waiting for each other to say something first. The script is very poorly written and Fanfan is really annoying. I could not take another minute of Le Marquis screaming "Oh la nuque!". This is the first time I have ever walked out of the theater in the middle of a movie. This is how bad this movie was. Cruz must have been going through financial trouble for accepting the role. If you though that Le fabuleux Destin d'Amelie Poulain deserved an A+ (which I did), this one deserved an F-.


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