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Festival in Cannes (2001)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 25 July 2002 (Australia)
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Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, ... See full summary »

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Henry Jaglom

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Anouk Aimée ... Millie Marquand
Greta Scacchi ... Alice Palmer
Maximilian Schell ... Viktor Kovner
Ron Silver ... Rick Yorkin
Zack Norman ... Kaz Naiman
Peter Bogdanovich ... Milo
Jenny Gabrielle ... Blue
Alex Craig Mann ... Barry
Camilla Campanale Camilla Campanale ... Gina
Kim Kolarich Kim Kolarich ... Libby
Rachel Bailit ... Nikki
Vernon Dobtcheff ... Millie's Escort
Pamela Shaw ... Millie's Agent
Christian Rallo Christian Rallo ... Fan in Crowd
J.C. Irondelle J.C. Irondelle ... General Manager Hotel du Cap
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Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall movie or he loses his star, Tom Hanks. Is Kaz for real? Can Rick sweet-talk Alice and sabotage Kaz to keep Millie from taking that deal? Millie consults with Victor, her ex, about which picture to make, Rick needs money, an ingenue named Blue is discovered, Kaz hits on Victor's new love, and Rick's factotum connects with Blue. Knives go in various backs. Wheels spin. Which deals - and pairings - will be consummated? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »
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Connections

References Stigmata (1999) See more »

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Boum
Music by Charles Trenet
Lyrics by Charles Trenet
Performed by Charles Trenet
Courtesy Capitol Records
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Some people have called this a documentary
5 February 2004 | by meslonSee all my reviews

This is a highly interesting movie and to put it in simple words it is a MOCKUMENTARY. The cast is excellent and it is a satire on what reading too much into a movie can do to the general viewing of the movie. It makes a pretend documentary into a kind of black comedy of what Critics and their in depth reading "into" movies of so much; that the absurdities of the movie industry comes to light. Especially when it comes to movie awards. Watch it like a documentary but think of it as a comedy.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2002 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Cannes-i kavalkád See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$41,006, 10 March 2002

Gross USA:

$299,171

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$299,171
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1.75 : 1
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