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Petit Con (1984)

P'tit con (original title)
R | | Comedy | 19 April 1985 (USA)

Director:

Gérard Lauzier

Writers:

Gérard Lauzier, Gérard Lauzier (comic book "Souvenirs d'un jeune homme")
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Guy Marchand ... Bob Choupon
Caroline Cellier ... Annie Choupon
Bernard Brieux Bernard Brieux ... Michel Choupon
Souad Amidou Souad Amidou ... Salima
Josiane Balasko ... Rolande
Gérard Darrieu Gérard Darrieu ... Legionnaire
Philippe Khorsand ... Eric
Claudine Delvaux Claudine Delvaux ... Maryse
Leila Fréchet Leila Fréchet ... Claudine
Pierre Fayet Pierre Fayet ... Rene
Daniel Auteuil ... Jeannot
Jacques Maury Jacques Maury ... Friend of Michel's Father
Aurora Maris Aurora Maris ... Rachida
Eric Carlos Eric Carlos ... Alain Choupon
Robert Dalban ... Concierge
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J'ai 18 ans deja! et qu'ai-je fait de ma vie? Rien!!! See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

19 April 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Gross USA:

$127,426
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Best comedy about puberty I have ever seen
20 September 2002 | by HerbertSchwaabSee all my reviews

This is the best comedy about puberty and adolescence and I wonder why it has not been regarded as a cult movie yet. Based on his own comic director Gerard Lauzier presents us a 16 year old brat who couldn´t be more arrogant towards his loving mother and father. Helpless and constantly hurt by his intolerable hatred, they rent him a room upstairs where he drives himself more and more into a teenage depression, which he finally wants to cure in the hippie family of his school mate. This is a detailed portrait of teenage psychology in a stadium of life, where one claims his superiority to his parents and anybody else, but where one doesn´t really know that one´s anger is derived from sexual frustration and irritation. All these little details about adolescence make this film incredibly funny. I always recommend it to friends and they are very grateful. But the film doesn´t seem to be very much known (outside France), maybe because there isn´t any other film of note from the director.


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