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Les hommes préfèrent les grosses (1981)

Lydie, a physically unattractive young woman, is brutally dumped by her fiance when she had just acquired the lease of an apartment to live with him.

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Jean-Marie Poiré
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Josiane Balasko ... Lydie Langlois
Luis Rego Luis Rego ... Gérard Langlois
Dominique Lavanant ... Arlette
Daniel Auteuil ... Jean-Yves
Ariane Lartéguy Ariane Lartéguy ... Èva
Thierry Lhermitte ... Hervé
Xavier Saint-Macary Xavier Saint-Macary ... Ronald
François-Eric Gendron ... Adrien
Martin Lamotte ... Paul Berthellot (as Martin Lamothe)
Patricia Malvoisin Patricia Malvoisin ... Carole
Herma Vos Herma Vos ... Jocelyn
Arja Arja ... Une copine d'Èva
Valérie Kaprisky ... Une copine d'Èva (as Valérie Cheres)
Franck-Olivier Bonnet Franck-Olivier Bonnet ... Le voisin musclé
Béatrice Avoine Béatrice Avoine
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Lydie, a physically unattractive young woman, is brutally dumped by her fiance when she had just acquired the lease of an apartment to live with him.

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Watcheable comedy, typical French Humour
20 May 2002 | by nicholas.rhodesSee all my reviews

A fairly watchable comedy, mainly designed I think for French audiences and certainly with no international ambitions. Basically about relations between two girls living together, one of whom is rather plump ( Balasko ) and various male characters. It's quite entertaining but not a model of finesse. Anyway, I quite enjoyed it. Many of the actors are well-known figures of comedy in France today.


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19 August 1981 (France) See more »

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Men Prefer Fat Girls See more »

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