MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,903 this week

The Whistler (2009)
"Le siffleur" (original title)

4.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.5/10 from 294 users  
Reviews: write review | 2 critic

Cannes, the French Riviera. Armand Teillard is happy with life; a busy store downtown, a delightful girlfriend, a magnificent record collection and lunch every day at Sofia and Martial's ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 24 titles
created 29 Jul 2012
 
a list of 1530 titles
created 13 Mar 2013
 
a list of 314 titles
created 20 Apr 2013
 
Vus
a list of 697 titles
created 31 May 2013
 
a list of 652 titles
created 14 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Whistler" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Whistler (2009)

The Whistler (2009) on IMDb 4.5/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Whistler.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Me Two (2008)
Comedy | Fantasy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Ranu, a shy accountant, suddenly discovers a completely opposite personality living in his head: 80's singer Gilles Gabriel.

Directors: Nicolas Charlet, Bruno Lavaine
Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Alain Chabat, Marina Foïs
Daddy Cool (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Philippe Le Tallec, a scientist living in the USA, has to come back to France to look after his young girl Eglantine. But it seems Eglantine cares more about parties and boyfriends than her uncool dad ...

Directors: François Desagnat, Thomas Sorriaux
Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Juliette Lamboley, François Damiens
It Boy (2013)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The thirty-eight year-old ambitious and workaholic editor of the fashion magazine Rebelle Alice Lantins returns from Brazil to Paris and loses her flash memory in the airplane. However, the... See full summary »

Director: David Moreau
Stars: Virginie Efira, Pierre Niney, Charles Berling
The Key (2007)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Guillaume Nicloux
Stars: Guillaume Canet, Marie Gillain, Vanessa Paradis
The Car Keys (2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Laurent Baffie
Stars: Laurent Baffie, Daniel Russo, Pascal Sellem
Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A pair of twins named Blue and Delilah, separated at birth, meet for the first time at their mother's death bed. Their mother tells the twins that it is their fate to fulfill a secret ... See full summary »

Directors: Dylan Bank, Morgan Pehme
Stars: William Sadler, Thierry Lhermitte, Naama Kates
Trésor (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Directors: Claude Berri, François Dupeyron
Stars: Alain Chabat, Mathilde Seigner, Fanny Ardant
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Chantal, Gabrielle and Nelly set out on a road trip through rural France to attend the wedding of an ex-boyfriend. During the journey many unexpected and surprising events happen to them, ... See full summary »

Director: Benoît Pétré
Stars: Jane Birkin, Caroline Cellier, Catherine Jacob
L'invité (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Unemployed for three years, Gerard has landed a job in Indonesia. To start off on the right foot with his "team leader", Gerard invites him to dinner. Considering his wife's lack of ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouhnik
Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Valérie Lemercier, Thierry Lhermitte
Turning Tide (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

It tells the story of Yann Kermadec whose dreams suddenly come true when he has to replace the DCNS star skipper at the last minute before the start of the Vendée Globe (a round-the-world ... See full summary »

Director: Christophe Offenstein
Stars: François Cluzet, Samy Seghir, Virginie Efira
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The life of a Middle-East family of immigrants in Europe. The father carries the heavy burden of banishment. To rescue his culture, his traditions, is mandatory, so he remains faithful to ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Bral
Stars: Sofia Manousha, Lounès Tazairt, Julien Baumgartner
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Chance encounter with a potential new flame and a local track coach inspire to single dad to finally become a stand-up man.

Director: Pascal Rabaté
Stars: Sami Bouajila, Isabelle Carré, Daniel Prévost
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Armand / Maurice Teillard
...
Jean-Patrick Zapetti
...
Karim Chaouche
Fred Testot ...
Xavier Mazini
...
Candice
Clémentine Célarié ...
Viviane Vatinet
Constance Dollé ...
Sofia
...
Martial
Karim Adda ...
Francis, le serveur
...
Le contrôleur des impots
Alexandra Mercouroff ...
Capitaine Laurence Rondeau
Arnaud Henriet ...
Lieutenant Bruno
Jean-Noël Brouté ...
Thierry Vasseau-Vessières
Philippe Lefebvre ...
Lieutenant Massart
Patrick Boshart ...
Freddy le barbu (as Pat Boshart)
Edit

Storyline

Cannes, the French Riviera. Armand Teillard is happy with life; a busy store downtown, a delightful girlfriend, a magnificent record collection and lunch every day at Sofia and Martial's family restaurant with a perfect sea view. So when Sofia tells Armand that Zapetti, a property developer with mafia connections, is putting the squeeze on her to sell up, he is horrified. Armand is an easy-going guy, but when he gets mad... actually, Armand never gets mad. He leaves that to his twin brother, Maurice, The Whistler. When Maurice rides into town in his Aston Martin and designer suit, Zapetti, his mob and the corrupt local politicians are in trouble. But what if, behind the dyed hair and tinted contact lenses, Maurice and Armand are one and the same guy? Is Cannes big enough for the both of them? Written by The Film Catalogue

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

pool | female nudity | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 January 2010 (France)  »

Also Known As:

The Whistler  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss The Whistler (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?