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You Are So Beautiful (2005)

Je vous trouve très beau (original title)
When farmer Aymé Pigrenet loses his wife, he is not exactly overwhelmed by sorrow, rather by the sheer amount of work that suddenly falls on his shoulders. In quest of a new spouse, he goes to Romania where he meets Elena.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michel Blanc ...
Aymé Pigrenet
Medeea Marinescu ...
Elena
Wladimir Yordanoff ...
Roland Blanchot
Benoît Turjman ...
Antoine
Éva Darlan ...
Mme Marais (as Eva Darlan)
Élisabeth Commelin ...
Françoise (as Elisabeth Commelin)
Valérie Bonneton ...
Maître Labaume
Julien Cafaro ...
Thierry
Valentin Traversi ...
Jean-Paul
Raphaël Dufour ...
Nicolas
Choukri Gabteni ...
Le patron du café
Agnès Boury ...
Huguette
Tadrina Hocking ...
Nicole
Nathalie Jouin ...
Sylvie
Renée Le Calm ...
La grand-mère
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When farmer Aymé Pigrenet loses his wife, he is not exactly overwhelmed by sorrow, rather by the sheer amount of work that suddenly falls on his shoulders. Soon, he realizes he won't make it alone and he needs another companion to cope with it. But finding a new spouse is no simple task in his small rural town: Aymé turns to a matchmaker who quickly understands that he's not after a soul mate and advises him to go to Romania where young women will do anything to escape poverty. And indeed, it's in Romania that Aymé meets Elena... Written by JR Bouvier

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$2,497,592 (France) (13 January 2006)
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Visa d'exploitation en France #111757. See more »


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Quand il est mort le poète
Composed by Gilbert Bécaud
Lyrics by Louis Amade
Performed by Gilbert Bécaud
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Gentle, heart-warming and wonderful cast - came out smiling
27 July 2006 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Loved the movie! I chose to see this French movie, though I knew nothing about it and wished for a light romantic comedy. I received much more. Not a "funny" comedy but a "chamber" movie with two chamber players, gentle, touching and heart-warming. I loved every character's portrayal, including Ciufu the dog. Coming out of the cinema, I saw smiling faces and overheard men commenting, in surprise, that they did enjoy the movie. The matching of an older -not exactly handsome- man with a younger, vivacious woman, reminded me of two other movies (that quite differ):

1. "Alexandre Le bienheureux",1967,(Philippe Noiret v.Marlene Jobert)- (Hilarious!)

2. "As good as it gets" (Jack Nicholson v. Helen Hunt)- (saw it twice and still find the chemistry unconvincing).

I shall definitely add this movie to my DVD collection.


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