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La fille de Monaco (2008)

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Bertrand Beauvois, a well-known attorney, is in Monte Carlo to defend a businessman's mother who murdered a gigolo with ties to gangsters. The businessman provides a bodyguard, Christophe, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Bertrand Beauvois
... Christophe Abadi
... Édith Lassalle
Gilles Cohen ... Louis Lassalle
Alexandre Steiger ... Alain
... Inspecteur Taurand
... Hélène
Hélène de Saint-Père ... Carolina
... Audrey Varella
Christophe Vandevelde ... Tony
Pierre Bourgeon ... Boulie
Claire Joseph ... La fille du groupe
Denis Dallan ... Denis
... Danseuse à la piscine
Francisca Viudes ... La cliente de l'hotel
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Storyline

Bertrand Beauvois, a well-known attorney, is in Monte Carlo to defend a businessman's mother who murdered a gigolo with ties to gangsters. The businessman provides a bodyguard, Christophe, who is thorough and unsmiling. The middle-aged Beauvois is drawn to Audrey, in her 20s, free spirited, a local TV weather girl who once dated Christophe. Although Christophe warns Beauvois to stay away from Audrey, he's hooked and spends every moment with her he's not in court. What's her angle: is she a plant who'll ruin the case; is Beauvois her toy; is she digging for gold; or, is she genuine? Beauvois loves the wild sex but not her promiscuity. Has Christophe failed to protect him? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for some sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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20 August 2008 (France)  »

Also Known As:

The Girl from Monaco  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$83,755, 5 July 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$601,923, 30 October 2009
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Stéphane Audran's final screen appearance. See more »

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Referenced in Teen Wolf: The Tell (2011) See more »

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It's not boring...
10 January 2018 | by See all my reviews

I read the reviews on iIMDb before watching the movie so that I knew what to expect, and, thus, I was not disappointed. One very positive thing about it is that it was not boring. In addition, thanks to my local public library, I saw the movie for free (unless I count the thousands of dollars I pay each year in property taxes that go to my local school and library system).Therefore, I gave the movie 7 out of 10 points.


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