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Mama, There's a Man in Your Bed (1989)

Romuald et Juliette (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance | 22 March 1989 (France)
A company president gets framed with a food-poisoning scandal and the only person who can help him is the evening cleaning-woman, who always seems to be at the right place at the right time.

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Romuald Blindet
... Juliette Bonaventure
Pierre Vernier ... Blache
Maxime Leroux ... Cloquet
Gilles Privat ... Paulin
... Françoise Blindet
Muriel Combeau ... Nicole
Alexandre Basse ... Benjamin
Aissatou Bah ... Félicité
Mamadou Bah ... Désiré
Marina M'Boa Ngong ... Claire
Sambou Tati ... Aimé
Nicolas Serreau ... Fonctionnaire HLM
Alain Tretout ... Vidal
Alain Fromager ... Morton
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This is a story about a rich white man who falls in love with Juliet the full figured black woman who cleans his offices at night. After learning of his wife's affair with one of his work partners and the sabotage of his business he is left broken and is taken in by Juliet who then shows him what real true love is ... If you have not yet seen this movie then you are missing out on what real true love means, it does not matter what color you are, or what size you are it's how your heart feels and that's what this beautiful love story shows us all ... a must see! Written by Braunstonite

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Comedy | Romance

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22 March 1989 (France)  »

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Mama, There's a Man in Your Bed  »

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$495,063
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One of my favourite films
17 November 1999 | by See all my reviews

Romuald et Juliette is one of those French romantic comedies where they seem to break all the rules, rather like Trop Belle Pour Toi. The gorgeous Daniel Auteuil learns about true loyalty and love when his life threatens to crash around his ears. The film isn't a preachy morality tale, but a wonderful story that will keep you hooked until the last. Firmine Richard (as Juliette) is a heroine that women will cheer - her laughter is my abiding memory of this warm and witty film. The down-to-earth way she has of including all her children by their different fathers - particularly the birthdays - gives the film an edge that lifts it above your average romantic comedy. But its always the French that seem to show us how effortless this all is!


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