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Le coeur des hommes (2003)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 2 April 2003 (France)
The life of four best friends in Paris: Antoine (a gym school teacher), Jeff (director of a monthly journal), Alex (Jeff's associate in the monthly journal and a Don Juan) and Manu (owner ... See full summary »

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Marc Esposito

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Marc Esposito
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bernard Campan ... Antoine
Gérard Darmon ... Jeff
Jean-Pierre Darroussin ... Manu
Marc Lavoine Marc Lavoine ... Alex
Ludmila Mikaël ... Françoise
Fabienne Babe Fabienne Babe ... Lili
Zoé Félix ... Elsa
Florence Thomassin Florence Thomassin ... Juliette
Catherine Wilkening ... Nanou
Jules Stern Jules Stern ... Arthur
Caroline Gillain Caroline Gillain ... Margot
Amélie Gabillaud Amélie Gabillaud ... Viviane
Guillaume Crozat Guillaume Crozat ... Nono
Rebecca Potok Rebecca Potok ... Marie-Hélène
Anna Gaylor Anna Gaylor ... La mère de Manu
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Storyline

The life of four best friends in Paris: Antoine (a gym school teacher), Jeff (director of a monthly journal), Alex (Jeff's associate in the monthly journal and a Don Juan) and Manu (owner of fine food store). Their time is shared between their respective jobs, their relationship with women (their own and others...) and the times they meet together to discuss about life and play sport lottery. Several events happen that immediately change their routine : the death of Manu's father, the break up of Antoine's couple when he learns that his wife once cheating on him, and the wedding of Jeff's daughter. Soon, Manu meets a charming and magical young lady (Juliette). Jeff thinks he is at a turning point in his life and decides to retire, to be friends with his ex-wife (whom he hardly spoke to) and to go to the South of France to live in the sun with his girlfriend. Despite all the hard times they have in their lives, the four friends managed to support each other and keep their friendship ... Written by cyril_aubaud@yahoo.fr

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

2 April 2003 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Herzen der Männer See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,706,846 (France), 4 April 2003
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Bac Films,Canal+,Cofimage 13 See more »
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Color
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Followed by Le coeur des hommes 2 (2007) See more »

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I'll Stand By You
by The Pretenders
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My heart feels better already ;)
5 January 2004 | by SofadSee all my reviews

This is an excellent character-driven movie. A fantastic effort by rookie director Marc Esposito. The movie is about the complex relationships between men and women. If you liked the "taste of others" (le gout des autres) you will like this movie. Guaranteed. The characters are easy to get drawn to. At the end, we are left wanting more. A sequel, please Marc ;) Good movie, great acting, good plot. 8/10


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