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Erotic, funny, and very French, this film relies heavily on the critically-acclaimed performance of Jean Rochefort. As a child, Antoine (Rochefort) was obsessed with the ample beautician who cut his hair, and since then, his single ambition in life has been to marry a hairdresser. As an adult, Antoine meets a woman (Anna Galiena) who seems to be the perfect incarnation of his childhood fantasies. He promptly marries her, then spends most of his daylight hours sitting in her shop, watching her every move. They are so crazy in love that some days they close up early to be alone. As time passes the shop becomes their entire world. ~ Yuri German, Rovi

  • Release date:October 3, 1990

Awards

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Category
Year
Status
French Film Critics Circle Patrice Leconte Prix Louis-Delluc 1990 Winner

Cast

Jean Rochefort
as Antoine
Anna Galiena
as Mathilde
Henry Hocking
as Antoine-Age 12
Roland Bertin
as Antoine's Father
Maurice Chevit
as Agopian
Philippe Clevenot
as Morvoisieux
Jacque Mathou
as Mr. Chardon
Ticky Holgado
as Morvoisieux Son-in-Law
Michèle Laroque
as Adopted Child's Mother
Anne Marie Pisani
as Madame Shaeffer
Albert Delpy
as Donecker
Christophe Pichon
as Antoine's Brother-Age 12
Claude Aufaure
as Gay Customer
Thomas Rochefort
as Little Edouard
Youssef Hamid
as Tunisian Customer
Yveline Ailhaud
as Antoine's Mother
Pierre Meyrand
as Antoine's Brother
Arlette Tephany
as Antoine's Sister-in-Law
Julien Bukowski
as Gloomy Man
Laurence Ragon
as Madame Chardon

Crew

Patrice Leconte
Director
Thierry de Ganay
Producer
Claude Klotz
Screenwriter
Patrice Leconte
Screen Story
Patrice Leconte
Screenwriter
Eduardo Serra
Cinematographer
Michael Nyman
Composer (Music Score)
Joëlle Hache
Editor
Ivan Maussion
Production Designer
Monique Guerrier
Executive Producer
Cecile Magnan
Costume Designer
Philippe Hubin
Special Effects
Judith Gayo
Makeup
Frederic Sauvagnac
Production Director
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