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Generally favorable reviews - based on 36 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 8 Ratings

Summary: A teacher and a gangster meet by chance in a small town pharmacy. As a friendship of sorts develops between these opposite personalities, each starts to envy the other and by the week's end, everything will change for both of them.
Runtime: 90 min
Rating: Rated R for some language and brief violence.
Production: Canal+
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Countries: Germany, UK, France, Switzerland
Language: French
Home Release Date: Nov 25, 2003
Director Credit
Patrice Leconte Director
Writer Credit
Claude Klotz Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Jean Rochefort Monsieur Manesquier
Jean-François Stévenin Luigi
Johnny Hallyday Milan
Cast Credit
Alain Guellaff Surgeon
Armand Chagot Gardener
Charlie Nelson Max
Edith Scob Manesquier's Sister
Elsa Duclot Waitress
Isabelle Petit-Jacques Viviane
Maurice Chevit Hairdresser
Michel Laforest Pharmacist
Olivier Fauron Schoolboy
Pascal Parmentier Sadko
Riton Liebman Burly Guy
Véronique Kapoyan Baker
Producer Credit
Carl Clifton Co-Producer
Christophe Audeguis Executive Producer
Philippe Carcassonne Producer
Stuart Hatwell Associate Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: