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For Sale (1998)

À vendre (original title)
A Private detective is hired to trace a woman who ran away and disappeared on her wedding day. The movie follows him and recounts the story of her life through her eyes and the eyes of those interviewed by the detective.

Director:

Laetitia Masson

Writer:

Laetitia Masson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sandrine Kiberlain ... France Robert
Sergio Castellitto ... Luigi Primo
Jean-François Stévenin Jean-François Stévenin ... Pierre Lindien
Aurore Clément ... Alice
Chiara Mastroianni ... Mireille
Mireille Perrier Mireille Perrier ... Primo's Ex-Wife
Samuel Le Bihan ... Eric Pacard
Caroline Baehr Caroline Baehr ... Marie-Pierre Chénu
Jean-Louis Loca Jean-Louis Loca
Roschdy Zem ... The banker
Frédéric Pierrot
Louis-Do de Lencquesaing
Didier Flamand Didier Flamand
Marie Pailhes Marie Pailhes
Anh Duong ... The american painter
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A Private detective is hired to trace a woman who ran away and disappeared on her wedding day. The movie follows him and recounts the story of her life through her eyes and the eyes of those interviewed by the detective.

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

26 August 1998 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Grenoble, Isère, France See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Complex characters
9 June 1999 | by basfSee all my reviews

This is an entertaining tail of a bunch of complex characters and their history, as a private detective tries to find out about their past ( and his own!). Unfortunately the film totally collapse in the last 10- 15 minutes. I don't see the use of this "epilogue" at all, and for reasons ( budget?) that are not clear to me, this part of the film is suddenly filmed on video. This gives a strange contrast to the rest of the film, that's nicely shot.


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