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French Blue (1975)

Les bijoux de famille (original title)
The head of an aristocratic family died, so everyone gather to mourn him and see who gets what from his estate. Greed, lust, love and class conflict between the family and their payed servants create a real mess rather quickly.

Writers:

Michel Parmentier (scenario), Jean-Claude Laureux (scenario)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Françoise Brion ... Hélène
Corinne O'Brien Corinne O'Brien ... Juliette (as Connie O'Brian)
Michel Fortin Michel Fortin ... Marcel
Jean-Gabriel Nordmann Jean-Gabriel Nordmann ... Julien
Gaëtan Bloom Gaëtan Bloom ... Antoine, le fils
Elizabeth Graine Elizabeth Graine ... Marianne (as Dorian Gray)
Alexandre Rignault Alexandre Rignault ... Edmond, le grand-père
Jacqueline Staup Jacqueline Staup ... Mme Victoire
Yves Marc Gilbert Yves Marc Gilbert ... Goebbels
André Chaumeau André Chaumeau ... Le curé
Katy Amaizo Katy Amaizo ... Lila (as Katy Amaizo)
Frédérique Barral Frédérique Barral ... Nina (as Frédérique Baralle)
Brigitte Borghese Brigitte Borghese ... Lola (as Brigitte De Borghese)
Jill Lucas Jill Lucas ... Une fille au bordel
Vivian Lucas Vivian Lucas ... Une fille au bordel (as Viviane Lucas)
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After the death of a provincial bourgeois, George Laffite, all his close relatives are gathered in his huge mansion to mourn him and see who gets what from his estate; an attractive widow, Hélène, aged thirty-five, Antoinea, moronic son, Victoire, daughter at religious boarding school and the reactionary grandfather, Edmond. Suddenly freed from paternal supervision, the family members plunge into unrestrained sexuality with a rutting driver and an equally willing maid, eliminating all the differences in status. Greed, lust, love and class conflict between the family and their payed servants create a real mess rather quickly. Written by lament

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Upstairs - downstairs - On the stairs . . . ANYWHERE!

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Comedy

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

April 1977 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

French Blue See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Soft propaganda.
22 June 2019 | by alexferdman-98602See all my reviews

Yes, propaganda at it worst. All along it was toothless softcore with some skin then out of blue men change their gender and I'm suppose to follow propaganda lead because ruling class knows whats the best for me. Well, keep dreaming.


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