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César and Rosalie (1972)

César et Rosalie (original title)
Rosalie is amicably divorced, dividing her time between her mother's house, with her siblings and small daughter, and César's. He's self made, a scrap iron king, outgoing, amiable, in love ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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César
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Bernard Le Coq ...
Michel
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Lucie Artigues (as Eva-Maria Meineke)
Henri-Jacques Huet ...
Marcel
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Marite
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Carla
Betty Beckers ...
Madeleine
Hervé Sand ...
Georges
Jacques Dhéry ...
Henri Harrieu
Pippo Merisi ...
Albert
Carlo Nell ...
Jérôme
Carole Lixon ...
Louise
Dimitri Petricenko ...
Simon
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Rosalie is amicably divorced, dividing her time between her mother's house, with her siblings and small daughter, and César's. He's self made, a scrap iron king, outgoing, amiable, in love with her. Enter David, an artist and Rosalie's flame before her marriage. In a quiet, brooding way, he seeks to reclaim Rosalie. César's jealous outbursts and attempts at cunning backfire and send Rosalie into David's arms. César keeps trying: he buys Rosalie's childhood seaside vacation home as a gift, wins her back, then must ask David to join them so Rosalie will be happy. When Rosalie discovers César and David's complicity, she again asserts her freedom, leaving the men alone together. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Drama | Romance

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27 October 1972 (France)  »

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Opening Weekend:

€6,736 (Netherlands) (1 July 2007)
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 61914 delivered on 16-2-1973. See more »

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Le Cortège Et Course
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30 April 2002 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

I first saw this movie in 1974 while in college and was struck with how human the characters were. Even at my age, I felt for Yves Montand and his passion for this woman that he knew was so different and so out of his reach and for Romy Schneider, torn between her need for the security and peace that the Montand character offered and the excitement and youth offered by Sami Frey.

I chanced to see it again twenty-five years later and found it still mesmerizing and enchanting. Funny, warm, endearing and well worth watching!


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