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Paparazzi (1998)

At a football match, an unscrupulous photographer, Michel Verdier, takes pictures of a celebrity couple. Magazine editors go with the photos even though the dominant figure in them is a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Timsit Patrick Timsit ... Franck Bordoni
Vincent Lindon ... Michel Verdier
Catherine Frot ... Evelyne Bordoni
Isabelle Gélinas Isabelle Gélinas ... Sandra
Elise Tielrooy Elise Tielrooy ... Bénédicte
Didier Bénureau Didier Bénureau ... Dacharie
Nathalie Baye ... Nicole
Tim Doughty Tim Doughty ... M.C. Watson
Christophe Hémon Christophe Hémon ... Xavier (as Christophe Hemon)
Géraldine Bonnet-Guérin Géraldine Bonnet-Guérin ... Julie (as Géraldine Bonnet Guerin)
Farida Rahouadj Farida Rahouadj ... Yasmine
Dominique Besnehard Dominique Besnehard ... Dédé
Jean-Marie Winling Jean-Marie Winling ... Le patron de Franck / Franck's boss
Didier Cauchy Didier Cauchy ... Le reporter sportif / Sport reporter
Bruno Slagmulder Bruno Slagmulder ... Le type en colère
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At a football match, an unscrupulous photographer, Michel Verdier, takes pictures of a celebrity couple. Magazine editors go with the photos even though the dominant figure in them is a chubby football fan. "So let him sue." When the magazine appears, the fan, Franck Bordoni, is fired since he was supposed to be at work. Bordoni comes to the magazine where, by coincidence, he meets Verdier. Verdier says he knows how to make some money. They go to a restaurant where Johnny Hallyday is leaving. Verdier has Bordoni take pictures with a cheap camera. When the celebrity assaults the patsy and smashes his camera ... Verdier gets some very lucrative shots. They get a tip that Isabelle Adjani has left her house. They arrive; Verdier pays off Adjani's neighbour. Verdier searches her garbage. Adjani has left for L.A. Verdier follows her, entrusting his keys to Bordoni. At Verdier's apartment, Bordoni takes a call for someone to shoot vanity photos of a millionaire's party. Bordoni goes there. ... Written by David Carless

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

29 April 1998 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Paparazzi - Fotos um jeden Preis See more »

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Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Entertaining, and actual
30 July 1999 | by richard-149See all my reviews

I went to this movie without knowing what to expect, and I spent a very good time. It is funny, perhaps a little bit overdone, well played and well cast. And an interesting topic, these days. Some good laughs, some great surprises!


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