MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,875 this week

I Do (2006)
"Prête-moi ta main" (original title)

6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 4,255 users  
Reviews: 15 user | 20 critic

At 41, Luis is a confirmed bachelor, happy with one night stands, a success as a creator of perfumes. He has one problem: his mother and five sisters, who form an intimidating family ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $6.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Leonard Nimoy: 1931-2015

Best known for his work on "Star Trek," actor and director Leonard Nimoy died on Friday in Los Angeles. Read our full story on his varied career, and view our memorial photo gallery.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 titles
created 23 Apr 2012
 
a list of 47 titles
created 19 Jul 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 02 Apr 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 27 May 2013
 
a list of 28 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "I Do" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: I Do (2006)

I Do (2006) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of I Do.

User Polls

1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

About two couples, longtime friends un which both husbands engage un long-term affairs

Director: Claude Berri
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Daniel Auteuil, Nathalie Baye
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A "normal" guy who is married to a hot actress gets worried that she is involved with her costar. This worry turns into jealousy and causes problems in their relationship. This is a story about trust and a comedy about the actions between men and women.

Director: Yvan Attal
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Yvan Attal, Terence Stamp
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Michel dreams of a perfect meeting with the woman of his dreams, entirely due to chance, as his parents and grandparents experienced. Vincent, Michel's contrast, is completely different. He... See full summary »

Directors: Dominique Farrugia, Arnaud Lemort
Stars: Clovis Cornillac, Virginie Efira, Manu Payet
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Bruno Nuytten
Stars: Gérard Lanvin, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Eric Ruf
Persécution (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The solitary Daniel and Sonia share an uneasy love/hate relationship. Daniel's life is disrupted by the appearance of a stranger that proceeds to insinuate himself in his life. The man's ... See full summary »

Director: Patrice Chéreau
Stars: Romain Duris, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jean-Hugues Anglade
Heartbreaker (2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Alex and his sister run a business designed to break up relationships. They are hired by a rich man to break up the wedding of his daughter. The only problem is that they only have one week to do so.

Director: Pascal Chaumeil
Stars: Romain Duris, Vanessa Paradis, Julie Ferrier
Love, etc. (1996)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A triangle: love, obsession, and choice. Pierre, a ladies' man who has little cash and no fixed residence, describes his best friend Benoît as the world's oldest 32-year-old. The shy, ... See full summary »

Director: Marion Vernoux
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Yvan Attal, Charles Berling
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Eric Lartigau
Stars: Kad Merad, Olivier Baroux, Gérard Darmon
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

What happens when a man and a woman share a common passion? They fall in love. And this is what happens to Jean-René, the boss of a small chocolate factory, and Angélique, a gifted ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Améris
Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde, Isabelle Carré, Lorella Cravotta
Lemming (2005)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The wife of a young engineer's boss dies.

Director: Dominik Moll
Stars: Laurent Lucas, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Charlotte Rampling
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Eric Lartigau
Stars: Kad Merad, Olivier Baroux, Marina Foïs
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Paul Exben is a success story - partner in one of Paris's most exclusive law firms, big salary, big house, glamorous wife and two sons straight out of a Gap catalog. But when he finds out ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Lartigau
Stars: Romain Duris, Marina Foïs, Niels Arestrup
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Luis Costa
...
Emma
Bernadette Lafont ...
Geneviève Costa
Wladimir Yordanoff ...
Francis Bertoff
Grégoire Oestermann ...
Pierre-Yves
Véronique Barrault ...
Catherine
Marie-Armelle Deguy ...
Axelle
Katia Lewkowicz ...
Carole
...
Maxine
Luce Mouchel ...
Marie
Christiane Millet ...
Françoise Messier-Lalande
...
Kirsten Hansen
Tatiana Gousseff ...
Francine Lebrun
Alix de Konopka ...
Sandrine Philippi ex-Bourrague
Eric Debrosse ...
Beau-frère 1
Edit

Storyline

At 41, Luis is a confirmed bachelor, happy with one night stands, a success as a creator of perfumes. He has one problem: his mother and five sisters, who form an intimidating family council, want him married. Luis contrives to hire a woman to pose as a fiancée who will jilt him at the altar, leaving him disconsolate, with an excuse not to marry. He hires Emma, the sister of a colleague. She restores antique furniture and wants to adopt a child from Brazil. Things go too well: when Emma doesn't show up at the wedding, Luis's mother requires hospitalization; only Emma can bring her out of her swoon. It's time for a new plan that involves more tangled webs. And the child? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

How to Get Married and Stay Single.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 November 2006 (France)  »

Also Known As:

I Do  »

Box Office

Budget:

€8,900,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

In the scene where Emmanuelle is in the kitchen with Luis' sisters cutting the coriander, one of them corrects the way she is wearing her dress. They adjust it so it becomes off the shoulder on one side. The scene cuts to Luis and as soon as it cuts back her dress is back to being on both shoulders. See more »

Connections

References Candid Camera (1948) See more »

Soundtracks

Gimme Gimme Gimme (A Man After Midnight)
Written by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus
Performed by ABBA
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A Comedy With Potential
2 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love love. I'm a sucker for romantic comedies and as of late, I've been on a foreign film binge. Enter stage left: I Do. While undeniably predictable, the film has its charms and throws in some obstacles I didn't expect and found myself smiling as I watched it unfold.

However, my main concern was the lack of chemistry between Luis and Emma. There were no looks of intrigue, scarcely any playful banter between the two - for the most part, their interaction seemed to be simply what Luis intended it to be - a business interaction. Perhaps I'm terribly picky, but I found the leap between the conspirers' platonic relationship to romance to be a sudden leap rather than one with a bit of a build up. In that case alone, I was mildly disappointed.

But with that aspect aside, the actors do do a good job with the script they're given. Luis's family, although somewhat irritating, are simultaneously charming and overbearing and I warmed up to them in the end. I really think the men need a bit more screen time as they were hardly in it and my favorite scene (the scene with the M6) happened to be one of their few. The wedding comes too quickly for my taste, but with a few more scenes to build character relationships, this film would've been a knock out. So not bad, but not exactly the best film either.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
song question Lilcouchpotato93
Does this have a US distributor yet? neil57
subtitles emily-g-schneider
Muthu sumithar
The French make the best romanitc comedies luvie2003
Discuss I Do (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?