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Jacquou le croquant (2007)

Jacquou is a determined and attractive young man who transforms his vow of vengeance into a struggle against injustice.

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Léo Legrand ...
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La mère de Jacquou
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Le père de Jacquou
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Le chevalier
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Le curé Bonal
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Touffu
Gérald Thomassin ...
Le bigleux
Judith Davis ...
Lina
Bojana Panic ...
Gallienne de Nansac (la galiote)
Dora Doll ...
Fantille
Jérôme Kircher ...
Vidal, l'avocat
Vincent Valladon ...
Touffu 10 ans
Elliott Valence ...
Le bigleux à 10 ans
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Jacquou is a determined and attractive young man who transforms his vow of vengeance into a struggle against injustice.

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17 January 2007 (France)  »

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A szegények hercege  »

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Remake of Jacquou le croquant (1969) See more »

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Devant soi
Performed by Mylène Farmer
Lyrics by Mylène Farmer
Music by Laurent Boutonnat
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27 February 2008 | by (France) – See all my reviews

In early 70s, Jacquou Le Croquant series was a great TV success. Not sure this will be equally the case for this 2007 version. What could have attracted Laurent Boutonnat in Le Roy's novel can be easily spotted here : Wide spaces, fighting between nobles and peasants, post revolution ambiance..

Laurent Boutonnat comeback to movies is unfortunately not a great experience.

Without Mylène Farmer, but all sorts of meaningless symbols and a handful of ready made scenes,this leads to a very disappointing movie, This picture that could have been great is simply a succession of movie-clips , without any coherence.


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