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Love Is a Funny Thing (1969)

Un homme qui me plaît (original title)
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Filming in the USA, Henri and Françoise meet and fall in love with each other.

Director:

Claude Lelouch
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jean-Paul Belmondo ... Henri
Annie Girardot ... Françoise
Maria Pia Conte ... La femme d'Henri
Marcel Bozzuffi ... Le mari de Françoise
Farrah Fawcett ... Patricia
Peter Bergman Peter Bergman ... Le metteur en scène
Kaz Garas ... Paul
Bill Quinn ... Le Passager
Arturo Dominici ... Le douanier
Timothy Blake Timothy Blake ... Les Dominos
Jerry Cipperly Jerry Cipperly ... Les billets français
Foster Hood Foster Hood ... L'indien
Sweet Emma Sweet Emma ... En personne / Herself
Richard Basehart ... Acteur - cameo appearance
Simone Renant ... Françoise's friend - cameo appearance
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Filming in the USA, Henri and Françoise meet and fall in love with each other.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

GP | See all certifications »
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Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

3 December 1969 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Love Is a Funny Thing See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Farrah Fawcett's first feature film. See more »

Soundtracks

Un Homme Qui Me Plaît
Music by Francis Lai
Lyrics by Pierre Barouh
Performed by Martine Baujoud
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Stylish yet inscrutable...
19 July 2010 | by moonspinner55See all my reviews

Beautifully-filmed though extremely slight movie about a soundtrack composer (played by Jean-Paul Belmondo) and his love affair with an attractive actress (Annie Girardot) who is already married. Esteemed French director Claude Lelouch always seems to know just where to put his roving camera. Coming up with several amazing set-pieces and artistically delicious shots, the filmmaker tantalizes the viewer with eye candy, however his flights-of-fancy in general are rather juvenile--they dilute what's happening in the "real world". Another handicap is the screenplay, with central characters who aren't terribly interesting. Still, what a treat to find young Farrah Fawcett in the cast (as a foxy blonde starlet). Filmed in both French and English, with fascinating location work all over the American Southwest. ** from ****


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