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White Lies (1998)

...Comme elle respire (original title)
Jeanne is a young weirdo girl who flies to Paris, and is hired by an old lady called Madeleine as an au pair. Jeanne lies to Madeleine, she says she comes from a very rich family. Young ... See full summary »

Director:

Pierre Salvadori

Writers:

Danièle Dubroux (collaboration), Pierre Salvadori (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marie Trintignant ... Jeanne
Guillaume Depardieu ... Antoine
Jean-François Stévenin Jean-François Stévenin ... Marcel
Serge Riaboukine Serge Riaboukine ... Barnabé
Blanchette Brunoy ... Madeleine
Michèle Moretti Michèle Moretti ... La mère de Jeanne
Bernard Verley ... Le père de Jeanne
Joe Grancher-Pedretti Joe Grancher-Pedretti ... Jérémie
Marc Susini Marc Susini ... François
Blandine Pélissier Blandine Pélissier ... Hélène
Gwenaëlle Simon Gwenaëlle Simon ... Isabelle
Patrick Ligardes Patrick Ligardes ... Le serveur dépressif
Kamel Cherif Kamel Cherif ... Pizzeria boss
Eric-Ruben Biyick Eric-Ruben Biyick ... Le type au bar
Luc-Antoine Diquéro Luc-Antoine Diquéro ... Docteur Balcon
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Storyline

Jeanne is a young weirdo girl who flies to Paris, and is hired by an old lady called Madeleine as an au pair. Jeanne lies to Madeleine, she says she comes from a very rich family. Young Madeleine's admirer Antoine and another thug, Marcel, kidnap Jeanne when they hear she's a millionaire. But the problem is that Jeanne's parents are poor and Antoine soon falls for her. Written by Anonymous

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paris france | lie | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

15 April 1998 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

White Lies See more »

Filming Locations:

Theuville, Val-d'Oise, France See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Silly, funny and little film
8 December 2002 | by Andres24See all my reviews

The story between this two characters is silly but funny. Antoine is a thief and the woman here is caught (in love) by him. And that leads to and intriguing, complicated, silly, funny, enveloping film. Bizarre at the end but good enough. Wanna know why, because it is so dull that foolish makes you laugh. Incredible. 6 points, not one more. Very little picture.


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