For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.7
178 Ratings

Get Out Your Handkerchiefs

Préparez vos mouchoirs

Directed by Bertrand Blier
Belgium, 1978
Comedy

Synopsis

Gérard Depardieu plays an at-wit’s-end husband, Raoul, who’ll go to any lengths to sexually satisfy his wife, Solange (Carole Laure). Raoul decides that the best thing to cure Solange’s boredom would be if she took a lover; thus, he chooses Stéphane (Patrick Dewaere) for the “job.”

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
Get Out Your Handkerchiefs
Directed by Bertrand Blier

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

César Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Music

Golden Globes (USA)

1979 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1978 | 2nd place: Best Screenplay