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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Antoine
... Jeff
... Manu
Marc Lavoine ... Alex
Ludmila Mikaël ... Françoise
Fabienne Babe ... Lili
... Elsa
Florence Thomassin ... Juliette
... Nanou
Jules Stern ... Arthur
Caroline Gillain ... Margot
Amélie Gabillaud ... Viviane
Guillaume Crozat ... Nono
Rebecca Potok ... Marie-Hélène
Anna Gaylor ... La mère de Manu
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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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$1,706,846 (France), 4 April 2003
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surprisingly engaging film about men and friendship
16 October 2004 | by See all my reviews

This is a story of 4 men--who meet on a regular basis,share a friendship that has seen good times and bad. It is a refreshing tale about french men (and their women).

I enjoyed this film thoroughly because it gave me an insight into the heart of men--their emotions, reactions, foibles, games...and also how they committed to support each other and in one case, challenge one of the guys to forgive his "wayward" wife.

I did not want the movie to end when it did as I wanted to see more of their interaction. The actors were well-chosen,they seemed to share a friendship on a personal basis as well. Good story, good acting...


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