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Amour & confusions (1997)

Bank theft and love, thief remains but has already fled; very good for adolescent Boys' who wish to sate pleasure when viewing and acting

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Patrick Braoudé
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Cast

Credited cast:
Patrick Braoudé Patrick Braoudé ... Dan
Kristin Scott Thomas ... Sarah
Valeria Bruni Tedeschi ... Michelle
Jeanne Moreau ... Libra
Gérard Darmon ... Simon
Jules-Édouard Moustic Jules-Édouard Moustic ... Denis (as Jules-Edouard Moustic)
Marie-France Santon Marie-France Santon ... Madame
Françoise Pinkwasser Françoise Pinkwasser ... Secretary
Sylvain Rougerie Sylvain Rougerie ... Boss
Hervé Hiolle Hervé Hiolle ... Talent chaser
Jonas Braoudé Jonas Braoudé ... Jerome
Guila Braoudé Guila Braoudé ... Myléne
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Béatrice Allibert Béatrice Allibert ... Libra woman 3
Caroline Baehr Caroline Baehr ... Olivia
Jean-Paul Comart
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Bank theft and love, thief remains but has already fled; very good for adolescent Boys' who wish to sate pleasure when viewing and acting

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

5 February 1997 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Amor E Confusão See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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failed attempt at romantic comedy
24 April 1999 | by nelly-10See all my reviews

I went to see this film with high hopes, as a fan of both Kristin Scott Thomas and many French films. But this turned out to be wholly disappointing. Tired old cliches about men, women, love and sex are trotted through a series of tired old plot devices (the lost phone number, the near-misses coming up and down elevators, etc. etc.). The main characters' careers in the lingerie industry are a flimsy excuse for endless gratuitous shots of t**s and ass (which might afford some titillation value if not for the interruptus shots of leering old guys). Much hysterical shouting substitutes for emotion, glib moralising substitutes for thought, and shameless hamming provides the only occasions for humor. Kristin Scott Thomas (perfecting her wan-smile-and- sad-sparkling-eyes routine) tries her best to inject warmth and intelligence to her role, as does the male lead, but the script ultimately leaves them with shallow, rather stupid, characters. The films' roundly dislikable characters would not in itself be a problem if the script (and drippy soundtrack) were not trying so hard to make this film into a romantic comedy. One is left wondering what attracted Kristin (and new wave grande dame Jeanne Moreau) to this project.


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