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7 Ratings

Le bon plaisir

Directed by Francis Girod
France, 1984


The French president learns that ten years ago his former mistress had a child by him soon after their relationship ended, despite his demands that she have an abortion. A letter from him on the matter has now been stolen, and could seriously damage his image if it fell into the wrong hands.

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Le bon plaisir Directed by Francis Girod

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1985 | 2 nominations including: Most Promising Actor

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  • FISCHER's rating of the film Le bon plaisir

    Difficile de croire à cette histoire rocambolesque et abracadabrantesque (comme dirait un autre scrutateur de la France Profonde et de sa "fracture sociale"), même si on se laisse quelquefois prendre à tant de fioritures pseudo-politiques. Une brûlante déception d'un metteur en scène par ailleurs souvent intéressant .....

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