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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:
Ousmane Diakhité
François Monge
Lionel Abelanski ...
Daniel Cardinet
Giovanni / Nabil
Maxime Motte ...
Van Gogh
Léo Léothier ...
André Marcon ...
Commissaire Morland
Patrick Bonnel ...
Roch Leibovici ...
Rebecca Azan ...
Tchewk Essafi ...
Samir (as Tchewik Essafi)
Patrick Kodjo Topou ...
Samuel Goreini ...


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

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Action | Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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


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Release Date:

19 December 2012 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Incompatibles  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,923, 6 April 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$5,923, 6 April 2014
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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 Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) See more »


Chi Mai
Written and performed by Ennio Morricone
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Average Flick, also sexist
30 March 2013 | by See 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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