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Au petit Marguery (1995)

After twenty-five years of practice in a popular district of Paris, Hippolyte and Josephine decided to close their restaurant. Not for economic or urbanistic reasons but, more serious, ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Joséphine
... Hippolyte
Alain Beigel ... Daniel
Marie Bunel ... Anne-Françoise
... Thomas
Vincent Colombe ... Paolo
Laurence Côte ... Danièle
Antoine Cousin-Mazure ... Tatave (as Antoine Cousin)
... Lydie
Mimi Félixine ... Bimtou (as Mimi Felixine)
Alain Fromager ... Agamemnon
... Barnabé
Claire Keim ... Mylène
Gérald Laroche ... Paul
Agnès Obadia ... Maria
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After twenty-five years of practice in a popular district of Paris, Hippolyte and Josephine decided to close their restaurant. Not for economic or urbanistic reasons but, more serious, because Hippolyte is suffering from a cancer of the nose which deprives him to the taste and to smell. Written by morroviolet

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La Folle Complainte
Music and Lyrics by Charles Trenet
avec l'aimable autorisation de Editions Salabert et l'aimable autorisation de la société EMI France
Performed by Charles Trenet (uncredited)
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Pure Delight!

Having always been a fan of Ms. Audran - not least since her masterpiece, Babette's Feast, this film is pure delight, it glides along perfectly and is brilliantly played by all. Not only the meal served is extremely tasteful, but the film as a whole - don't miss it!


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