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Iznogoud (2005)

A corrupt Vazeer (Minister) tries to get rid of the Caliph and gets away with every conspiracy until..

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Iznogoud
Arno Chevrier ... Dilat Laraht
... Haroun El Poussah
Fred Jaspart ... Le prince sortilège
... Pullmankar
Maurice Lamy ... Conseiller Pullmankar
Cécile Davidovici ... Esclave douche
Mathias Jung ... Le général Bohl
Eric Hémon ... Le général Eparkreth
... Le chambellan du calife
... Le conseiller du calife
Sofia Essaïdi ... Belbeth
Magloire Delcros-Varaud ... L'eunuque en chef (as Magloire)
Mohamed Yazidi ... Le maître du protocole
Jamal Lababsi ... (as Jamal Laababsi)
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A corrupt Vazeer (Minister) tries to get rid of the Caliph and gets away with every conspiracy until..

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Also Known As:

Isnogud - Der bitterböse Großwesir  »

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$3,955,041 (France), 18 February 2005
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Version of Iznogoud (1995) See more »

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Quand je serai calife
Performed by Michaël Youn
Written by Patrick Braoudé (as P Braoudé) and Jacques Davidovici (as J Davidovici)
© 2004 Vertigo Productions / L'Arbre et la Colombe / Sing Sing
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Not as funny as it should be
10 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

The first 20 minutes or so of the movie are terrible. But the rest of the movie is acceptable, even though the songs are not that great. The movie is actually better for kids than adults, even if there's some sexual innuendos and a bit of nudity. Jacques Villeret is great even if his character is not well developed. Michaël Youn is terribly annoying in the first half of the film and it only gets a bit better in the second half. But the two genies are great! The movie reminded me of Astérix, that came out a few years ago, if only that it's not as good.

Seen in Toronto, at the Royal Cinema, during Cinéfranco, on April 9th, 2006.

72/100 (**)


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