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Comme la lune (1977)

Normandy, France, 1976. After 2 years of wild love with Nadia, Pouplard - unemployed heating engineer, working in his girlfriend's butcher's - decides to marry her and leave for good his (... See full synopsis »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Pouplard
... Nadia
Dominique Lavanant ... Yvette
... Chanteau
Anna Gaylor ... Jeanine
Jacques Rispal ... Emile Rabu
René Berthier ... Le père Pouplard
Jeanne Hardeyn ... La mère Pouplard
Louison Roblin ... La rouennaise
Maurice Travail ... L'estivant
Patrick Laurent ... Pierrot
Sophie Sam ... Henriette
François Caruso ... Dédé
Jacques Giraud ... Le garagiste
André Chaumeau ... Le consommateur
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Normandy, France, 1976. After 2 years of wild love with Nadia, Pouplard - unemployed heating engineer, working in his girlfriend's butcher's - decides to marry her and leave for good his (regular) wife and daughter.. He'll have to struggle against his own jealousy and Nadia's incredible sexappeal to get through this 'moment de vie'.

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31 August 1977 (France)  »

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As the Moon  »

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The title of this movie comes from the colloquial French expression 'con comme la lune', literally 'dumb as the moon' (only significantly more vulgar), meaning that the person so designated is an absolute twerp See more »

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No Casino Maracujá
Performed by Rolando and Luiz Antônio (Les Étoiles)
Published by Éditions des Alouettes
Licenced by RCA Records
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The most hilariously cruel movie in Joel Seria's filmo
19 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Forget about Les Galettes de Pont-Aven, Joel Seria's previous film featuring Jean-Pierre Marielle. The latter is here in ace shape, performing as a refrigerator repair master who quits his job and bakery owner wife to live a gigolo's life with sexy butcher shop owner Sophie Daumier - a bacon and bean sauce version of Brigitte Bardot. The action takes place in the mid-seventies provincial France. Cruel, desperate, and hilarious from beginning to end.


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