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Distracted (1970)

Le distrait (original title)
A comedy about an absent-minded man who works at a advertising company. He topples from one problem to another.

Director:

Pierre Richard

Writers:

André Ruellan (scenario and adaptation by) (as Andre Ruellan), Pierre Richard (scenario and adaptation by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierre Richard ... Pierre Malaquet
Marie-Christine Barrault ... Lisa Gastier
Maria Pacôme ... Glycia Malaquet
Catherine Samie ... Clarisse Guiton
Micheline Luccioni ... Madame Gastier
Paul Préboist ... Monsieur Klerdene
Tsilla Chelton ... Madame Cliston
Robert Dalban ... Mazelin
François Maistre François Maistre ... Monsieur Gastier
Jacques Monod Jacques Monod ... M. Malaquet
Romain Bouteille Romain Bouteille ... Corbel
Claude Evrard Claude Evrard ... Figuier
Anne-Marie Blot Anne-Marie Blot ... Véronique (as Anne Marie Blot)
Fanny Gaillard Fanny Gaillard ... France
Raoul Delfosse Raoul Delfosse ... Gliston
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A comedy about an absent-minded man who works at a advertising company. He topples from one problem to another.

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Comedy

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

9 December 1970 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Distracted See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Yves Robert: "wrong floor" neighbor of Pierre Malaquet. See more »

Crazy Credits

During the beginning and ending credits, the letter "I" moves through the screen like a cartoon character in order to complete the many names where this letter is missing. See more »

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French Peter Sellers
23 August 2002 | by julienspSee all my reviews

Richard played and directed this movie. Gags are nonsense and are quite hilarious. He has a lot to teach to new generation of comics. (For how long have I not seen a good comedy). He is in the same vein than Monthy Python or Peter Sellers with this extra French touch which makes him so loveable.


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