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"Tais-toi!" (original title)

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After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt... See full summary »

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Vincent Moscato ...
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Loic Brabant ...
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Arnaud Cassand ...
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After hiding his loot and getting thrown in jail, Ruby, a brooding outlaw encounters Quentin, a dim-witted and garrulous giant who befriends him. After Quentin botches a solo escape attempt, they make a break together. Unable to shake the clumsy Quentin Ruby is forced to take him along as he pursues his former partners in crime to avenge the death of the woman he loved and get to the money before they do. Written by johnno.r[at]xtra.co.nz

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Comedy | Crime

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22 October 2003 (France)  »

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Budget:

€27,440,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$555,689 (Italy) (14 November 2003)

Gross:

$15,465,859 (France) (5 December 2003)
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There are five different Chinese dubbed versions available, including 3 in dialects. See more »

Quotes

Quentin: Look at the two drag queens!
Ruby: It's us, stupid!
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User Reviews

 
Francis Veber has done it again!
12 April 2004 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

I have just returned from the cinema with a burst of energy!

Without doubt, this is THE funniest movie that I have ever seen in my life...be it in French or English. Francis Veber has produced a film that not only equals his earlier works, Le Placard (The Closet - 2001) and Le Diner de Cons (The Dinner Game - 1998), but surpasses them by miles. The entire cinema was rocking with laughter.

And without spoiling the comedy by disclosing some hillarious punchlines, I recommend this film to all cinema-goers, be they French- or English-speakers.

Do yourself a favour... GO AND SEE IT!

10/10.


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