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Les clefs de bagnole (2003)

Baffie is in his luxury pad. His pal Daniel comes by. They are going out. Baffie can't find his car keys.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Laurent Baffie ...
Laurent
Daniel Russo ...
Daniel
Pascal Sellem ...
Pascal, le barman
Karine Lyachenko ...
La barmaid
Dani ...
La grande bourgeoise
Pierre Cuer
Jacques André
Franck Belloeil
Marius Colucci ...
Un client du bar
Marcel Gotlib ...
Marcel, un pilier de comptoir
Guy Lecluyse ...
Un client du bar
Jacques Lescot
Jean Luisi ...
Jeannot, un pilier de comptoir
Henriette Noël
Medjahed Ouzlifi
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Baffie is in his luxury pad. His pal Daniel comes by. They are going out. Baffie can't find his car keys.

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10 December 2003 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Les clés de bagnole  »

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$569,217 (France) (12 December 2003)
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2.35 : 1
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Genius !
14 March 2006 | by (Antibes, France) – See all my reviews

In France, people tend not to understand absurd humour. The Francis Veber vaudeville type of comedy and vulgar, obnoxious stuff such as "Les Bronzés" are what they like best. No wonder the critics slagged off movies such as "Les Clefs de Bagnole" or "RRRrrrr !". They don't even understand what can be funny about these films. However, if you're into Monty Python humour, or the wackiness of Steven Soderbergh's Schizopolis, chances are you will definitely elevate "Les Clefs de Bagnole" to the rank of a cult classic. I found this to be highly refreshing as well as a great satire of film-making and the movie business. Highly recommended to all open-minded people worldwide !


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