Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. Although he is constantly distressed, he leaves the hospital and tries to meet good old days' friends. None of them will be helpful, increasing Alain's distress.
Did You Know?
Erik Satie's Gymnopédie No. 1 which can be heard in this movie also appeared in "My Dinner with Andre" by the same director, Louis Malle. See more
When Alain is crossing the road, a man pushes him over to save him, throwing his books on the floor. The next scene, both men are seen picking up the books. The cut between both scenes is visibly clear. See more
I'm awkward, inept.
Referenced in The Royal Tenenbaums
Composed by Erik Satie See more