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Trop de bonheur (1994)

What is beautiful about adolescence is that it is a time when everything is still possible. The four main characters are each conditioned by their background and environment, but they ... See full summary »

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Cédric Kahn
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Cast

Credited cast:
Malek Bechar Malek Bechar ... Kamel
Naguime Bendidi Naguime Bendidi
Didier Borga Didier Borga ... Didier
Salah Bouchouareb Salah Bouchouareb
Caroline Ducey ... Mathilde (as Caroline Trousselard)
Emmanuel Gautier Emmanuel Gautier
Laetitia Palermo Laetitia Palermo ... Solange
Estelle Perron Estelle Perron ... Valerie
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What is beautiful about adolescence is that it is a time when everything is still possible. The four main characters are each conditioned by their background and environment, but they refuse to accept any predestination and to fight it. Expelled from schools, spurned by lovers, confined by identity these youngsters just keep on running, frustrated and in flames. Lonely hearts, intoxicated by music and alcohol, by the heat of minds and bodies, burn to ashes. Written by Hong Kong Arts Centre

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Drama | Comedy

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

22 June 1994 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Happy, Too Happy See more »

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IMA Productions See more »
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Mono

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Color

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1.66 : 1
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One of the greatests movies about teenagers ever made!
28 September 1998 | by RotSee all my reviews

"Trop de bonheur" shows classic teenager´s sentimental feelings about love, racism, sex and friendship. Much deeper than "Kids". "Trop de bonheur" (Too much happiness) it´s the humanistic side of the young people besides AIDS, and world´s problems. A master piece of Cedric Kahn.


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