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Daddy or Mommy (2015)

Papa ou maman (original title)
Florence and Vincent Leroy are successful in business, marriage and children. Today, it's their divorce they want to succeed in. But when they both receive the promotion they've always ... See full summary »

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Martin Bourboulon

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Matthieu Delaporte (scenario), Alexandre de La Patellière (scenario) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Laurent Lafitte ... Vincent Leroy (as Laurent Lafitte de la Comédie Française)
Marina Foïs ... Florence Leroy
Alexandre Desrousseaux Alexandre Desrousseaux ... Mathias Leroy
Anna Lemarchand Anna Lemarchand ... Emma Leroy
Achille Potier Achille Potier ... Julien Leroy
Judith El Zein ... Virginie
Michaël Abiteboul Michaël Abiteboul ... Paul
Vanessa Guide ... Marion
Michel Vuillermoz Michel Vuillermoz ... Coutine (as Michel Vuillermoz de la Comédie Française)
Anne Le Ny Anne Le Ny ... La juge
Yves Verhoeven Yves Verhoeven ... Henri
Yannick Choirat Yannick Choirat ... Xavier
Jean-Baptiste Fonck ... Simon
Théoline Lanckriet Théoline Lanckriet ... Camille
Mireille Franchino Mireille Franchino ... Gisèle, la mère d'Henri
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Florence and Vincent Leroy are successful in business, marriage and children. Today, it's their divorce they want to succeed in. But when they both receive the promotion they've always dreamed of, their life together turns into a nightmare. Written by RTNNJ

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

French

Release Date:

4 February 2015 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Apu vagy anyu? See more »

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Budget:

$12,900,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Crazy Credits

There is an extra scene with the hamster just after the end credits begin. See more »

Connections

Remade as It's Your Turn, Honey! (2017) See more »

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Les échecs
by Jérôme Rebotier
© 2014 Chapter 2
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Quite funny despite the lack of rhythm/shy slapstick
1 September 2015 | by vostfSee all my reviews

Since most comedies are dumb and dumber I wait for positive word of mouth (from reliable viewers) to watch one. Papa ou Maman did quite well at the box-office and someone told me it was funny so I eventually checked it, my expectations set very low since comedy is seen by producers as a safe bet (to sell the project) rather than a fine challenge (to make a fine movie, discover talent, start a franchise...).

Papa ou Maman sports an enjoyable dose of slapstick, yet it doesn't go all the way to slapstick. That is its big flaw: many situations are just plain crazy but in between the main characters just seems ordinary, too ordinary, bordering boring. Be it a writing or producing defect, the result is a movie lacking rhythm and just stretched to fill the compulsory 85min.

So I'd say it was a fine surprise for someone expecting nothing, but it is basically just an interesting blueprint for remake. An English remake that would dare to go slapstick, with 2 furious parents, 2 spoilt brats and 1 fine kid.


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