When the accident-prone daughter of a French businessman disappears in Mexico and the detective sent down to find her returns empty-handed, the businessman's company psychologist comes up with an unusual plan - send someone equally accident-prone to find her. Despite detective Campana's objections and disbelief in bad luck, he and Francois Perrin, the accident-prone man in question, are teamed up and head back down to Mexico to pick up the girl's trail.
They're back! The comedy team beyond Comperes!
Did You Know?
First among three movies starring Gerard Depardieu and Pierre Richard that was remade in Hollywood. Coincidentally, his characters in the Hollywood version of this film and their third film, The Fugitives (1986), were played by actor Martin Short. See more
As Campana (Depardieu) and Perrin (Richard) drive away in a rental car (a Chrysler Lebaron), the right front wheel is missing a wheel cover. Perrin yells to stop the car, both characters get into an argument, and when they're done the car drives away with the right front wheel cover in place. See more
I don't believe in magic! I believe in logic! Do you know what logic is? I'm a rational, logical man! I don't rely on coincidence to solve a case!