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Taking the Plunge (2007)

À vos marques, party! (original title)
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Gaby Roberge
Jason Roy-Léveillée ...
Frédérick Bédard
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Sandrine Meilleur
Maxime Desbiens-Tremblay ...
Maxime Jobin (as Maxime Desbiens Tremblay)
Alexandre Despatie ...
Olivier Duclos
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Jean-Marc Roberge
Samuel Landry ...
Vincent Roberge
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Peggy Lamothe / Directrice d'école
Hélène Bourgeois Leclerc ...
Sylviane Lanois / Professeure de Mathématiques
Marina Orsini ...
Yaelle Roberge
Catherine de Léan ...
Julie Hamel
Alyssa Labelle ...
Audrey Sanson
Roxanne Gaudette-Loiseau ...
Audrey T.
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Audrey L.
Andrée Watters ...
Herself
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30 March 2007 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Csukafejes az életbe  »

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CAD 2,500,000 (estimated)
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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Qui je suis
Written by Andrée Watters
Performed by Andrée Watters
Les Productions Entertraining
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Not terrible, not very good... average time waster
10 November 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Written, directed and acted like a very typical US-made teen comedy. All the ingredients are there: good looking teen cast, pop-sounding but generic soundtrack, a few local Quebec celebrities thrown in the mix like Olympic diver Alex Despaties in a surprisingly well acted supporting role, and you get your average moderately entertaining flick.

Sure, all the roles are stereotypes but what do you expect ? Once you get over the annoyingly clumsy product placement, like for Super Écran, a pay-TV broadcaster that has it's logo in the most incredibly stupid and hard to believe spots, like gym towels and coffee cups, in a school, no less... you have to endure a low-budget music score and predictable plot.

But, hey: all those kids do a decent acting job. Fans of Eva Green should look for Catherine de Lean as Julie, the resident bitch: she could be her younger sister.


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