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Les beaux gosses (2009)

A coming-of-age tale about an adolescent boy and his efforts to fit in amongst a varied cast of characters.

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Hervé
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Camel
Alice Tremolière ...
Aurore
Julie Scheibling ...
Laura
Robin Nizan-Duverger ...
Benjamin
Baptiste Huet ...
Loïc
Simon Barbery ...
Mohamed
Meryl Andreys ...
Camille
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La mère d'Hervé
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La fille de la vidéo
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La mère d'Aurore
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La directrice
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La vendeuse du magasin de musique
Christophe Vandevelde ...
Le père d'Hervé
Yanig Samot ...
Le beau-père d'Hervé (as Yannig Samot)
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Silly and Mean-Spirited
31 July 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I just saw this at the Traverse City Film Festival. If your idea of "funny" is watching adolescent, pimply French boys jerking off into their socks, please feel free to attend.

The protagonist is immature, unlikable, and just plain MEAN. He dismisses a girl who has the temerity to ask him if he wants to go out by calling her a "cow" and walking away laughing at her, leaving her in tears. The callousness of that scene is never redeemed. That is just an example of the loutishness in this film that passes for humor.

I gave it a 4 only because of the impressiveness of the female lead. Other than her screen time, don't waste your time.


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