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De l'autre côté du périph (2012)

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Two mismatched cops team up to investigate the murder of a business mogul's wife.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Omar Sy ... Ousmane Diakhité
Laurent Lafitte ... François Monge (as Laurent Lafitte de la Comédie Française)
Sabrina Ouazani ... Yasmine
Lionel Abelanski ... Daniel Cardinet
Youssef Hajdi ... Giovanni / Nabil
Maxime Motte Maxime Motte ... Van Gogh
Léo Léothier Léo Léothier ... Gérard
André Marcon André Marcon ... Chaligny
Zabou Breitman ... Commissaire Morland
Patrick Bonnel Patrick Bonnel ... Balard
Roch Leibovici Roch Leibovici ... Patrick
Rebecca Azan Rebecca Azan ... Laurence
Tchewk Essafi Tchewk Essafi ... Samir (as Tchewik Essafi)
Patrick Kodjo Topou Patrick Kodjo Topou ... Tyson
Samuel Goreini Samuel Goreini ... Sam


Two mismatched cops team up to investigate the murder of a business mogul's wife.

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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexuality/nudity and some violence | See all certifications »


Official Sites:

Official Site (French)





Release Date:

19 December 2012 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Incompatibles See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,923, 6 April 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$5,923, 6 April 2014
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


There is a certain similarity between the main characters of this movie and another French production movie The Intouchables (2011). Ousmane (played by Omar Sy in this movie) as well as Driss from The Intouchables (2011), who portrayed a real life caretaker Abdel Sellou (played also by Omar Sy), have both grown up in very poor Paris' suburbs, they both share similar attitude towards authorities and have a taste of humor that is very much alike, though this is very probably unintentional and mainly caused by very distinct personality of Omar Sy. See more »


References Beverly Hills Cop (1984) See more »


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Average Flick, also sexist
30 March 2013 | by chEEpxSee all my reviews

An average Cop-Comedy (think Lethal Weapon in France with younger cops). Personally i will remember the Movie only for its sexism. Can in no way live up to the great Intouchables, also there is the same actor in both movies. IMDb should be glad that someone is ready to write a review of this movie and not bother about telling me that i should write ten lines. I mean seriously why ten lines, but maybe it. Is enough if a press backspace and don't have to fill all lines. Maybe if i was a native English speaker it wouldn't pose such a problem, but i didn't like the movie nor this rule. So to come to a conclusion: This movie is OK for television, but don't go in the movie and spend money on this. You surely would regret it.

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