Too Beautiful for You Movie Review Summary

Actors: Gérard Depardieu, Josiane Balasko, Carole Bouquet, François Cluzet, Roland Blanche

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TOO BEAUTIFUL FOR YOU (Trop belle pour toi) is a movie written and directed by Bertrand Blier in 1989. This film won five French Academy awards in 1990 (Best Film, Director, Screenplay, Actress (Bouquet) and Editing).
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Bernard Barthélémy is married to the beautiful Carole Bouquet. One day, he falls in love with his new secretary Josiane Balasko, an ordinary woman, neither pretty neither totally ugly. His friends don't understand why, with a perfect wife at home, Bernard is cheating on her with someone so common. Carole Bouquet is soon aware of this situation and also tries to understand Bernard's behaviour.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   workplace romance Married, fooling around?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   small businessman Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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