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A retiree battles to obtain his rightfully due pension.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Serge Pilardosse, dit Mammuth
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Catherine Pilardosse
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L'amour perdu de Serge
Miss Ming ...
Solange Pilardosse, la niéce
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Le concurrent
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Le recruteur
Catherine Hosmalin ...
La copine de Catherine
Blutch ...
L'employé de la caisse de retraite
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Le directeur á l'hospice
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La fausse handicapée
Albert Delpy ...
Pierre, le cousin
Bruno Lochet ...
Le client au restaurant
Rémy Roubakha ...
L'autre client du restaurant
Joseph Dahan ...
Le troisléme client du restaurant
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L'employé charcuterle (as Gustave Kervern)
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Serge Pilardosse has just turned 60 and is about to retire from his job in a slaughterhouse. He has always worked from the age of sixteen, never been on sick leave. So, how will this man fill his days? He does not like reading; doing odd jobs about the house is not his cup of tea; shopping is not his passion ... To make matters worse, his wife Catherine, who still works in a supermarket, notices that her husband will not get full retirement benefits since some of his former employers failed to do the requisite paperwork. So off goes Serge, riding his old Munch "Mammut" bike, in search of the missing documents ... Written by Guy Bellinger

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€2,000,000 (estimated)
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21 August 2010 | by (France) – See all my reviews

there are ways and ways to tell a story. Here the two talented directors tried to prove to everyone that everyone's worth watching. like many movies, this one, depending mainly on your mood at the precise time you "encounter" it, will either disgust you or mesmerize you. I sort of loved it, from the beginning till the very end. Pathetics scenes are meant to be pathetic, showing us all of our lives are meaningless and ridiculous from time to time. Though I'm not much into Adjani, Yolande Moreau's acting, for instance is astounding, and unique, almost moving in its "uselessness". The thing is you have to throw away all your prejudices against "people of no importance" before watching this, because if you don't, you will be indeed disappointed and/or upset about losing your time and your money. gave it 8/10, because of its originality, nasty yet tender humor and Yolande Moreau's lines.


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