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Summer Things (2002)

Embrassez qui vous voudrez (original title)
Two couple of friends, one very rich the other almost homeless, decides to go on Holiday. Julie, a single mother, joins them too. Once at seaside, it starts a complicate love cross among ... See full summary »

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Michel Blanc

Writers:

Michel Blanc, Joseph Connolly (book)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlotte Rampling ... Elizabeth Lannier
Jacques Dutronc ... Bertrand Lannier
Carole Bouquet ... Lulu
Michel Blanc ... Jean-Pierre
Karin Viard ... Véronique
Denis Podalydès ... Jérôme
Clotilde Courau ... Julie
Vincent Elbaz ... Maxime
Lou Doillon Lou Doillon ... Emilie
Sami Bouajila ... Kevin
Gaspard Ulliel ... Loïc
Mélanie Laurent ... Carole
Matthieu Boujenah Matthieu Boujenah ... Romain
Mickaël Dolmen Mickaël Dolmen ... Rena / Nanou
Barbara Kelsch Barbara Kelsch ... Pauline
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Two couple of friends, one very rich the other almost homeless, decides to go on Holiday. Julie, a single mother, joins them too. Once at seaside, it starts a complicate love cross among them that will involve also a transsexual, a jealous brother,a Latin Lover and another nervous stressed couple. Not to mention about the daughter of one of them that is secretly in Chicago with one of his father's employee... More, at the end of the summer all of them will join the same party... Written by 1felco

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

9 October 2002 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,738,101
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DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Nice little French comedy
29 June 2003 | by Chris_DockerSee all my reviews

This is one of those superficial little French comedies that finesses its way through numerous sexual liaisons and adulteries with the tolerance only the French seem to have for such things. It's actually quite amusing in an if-I-didn't-have-to-break-a-leg-to-see-it kind of way and going to see an inoffensive film with subtitles makes you look sophisticated (though this may be reduced if you see it in a popcorn munching multiplex).


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