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A Good Marriage (1982)

Le beau mariage (original title)
Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
... Sabine
... Edmond
... Simon
... Clarisse
Huguette Faget ... Maryse, Antique Dealer
Thamila Mezbah ... Mother of Sabine
... Lise
Hervé Duhamel ... Frédéric
Pascal Greggory ... Nicolas
Virginie Thévenet ... The Bride
Denise Bailly ... Comtesse
... Claude
Anne Mercier ... La secrétaire
Catherine Rethi ... Cliente
Patrick Lambert ... Voyageur
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Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues Edmond, with the encouragement of Clarisse, but Edmond does not seem very interested. Written by Will Gilbert

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27 August 1982 (USA)  »

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The second of Rohmer's six-part Comedies et Proverbes series. See more »

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Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie...
6 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

A simple story placed in a windy village in the outskirts of Paris: a story which could have happened nowadays. A 25 years old girl not nice, but very strong minded who decides to get married to matter to whom. You perceive different worlds and environments: high and low bourgeoisie, the capital and the suburbs and in the middle a person with his problems, ideas, opinion, sentiments. It is a sweet and clever film and Rohmer is a master in describing his characters: you feel all the French great cultural tradition behind him.


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