A French Gigolo (2009)

French Gigolo
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 45mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Comedy, Foreign
Keywords dramedy, novel, prostitution
Status Released
US Release Date
  
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Claudine Merlin Editor n/a 172 7000001
Marie De La Selle Editor n/a 172 7000002
Robert Alazraki Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Zazie Carcedo Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Josiane Balasko Source Material (from novel: "Cliente") 120786 4000003
Olivier Radot Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Brigitte Moidon Casting n/a 179 10000001
Dominique Hennequin Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Marie-Christine Ruh Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Michel Kharat Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Fabienne Katany Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Josiane Balasko Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000002
Franck Lee Joseph Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000001
Marilou Berry Actor Goth Sister 1 1000005
Josiane Balasko Actor Irene 1 1000004
Isabelle Carré Actor Fanny 1 1000003
Eric Caravaca Actor Marco 1 1000002
Catherine Hiegel Actor Fanny's Mother 1 1000006
Felicite Wouassi Actor n/a 1 1000007
Jean-Baptiste Dupont Producer n/a 3 3000002
Cyril Colbeau-Justin Producer n/a 3 3000001
Josiane Balasko Director n/a 2 2000001
George Aguilar Actor Jim 1 1000008
Nathalie Baye Actor Judith 1 1000001
Synopsis
Judith is an attractive, level-headed woman in her fifties. She lives alone and regularly treats herself to the sexual services of young men selected on Internet escort sites. That's how she meets Patrick, whose kindness and simplicity win her over. She starts seeing him regularly. This charming young man, whose real name is Marco, only works as an escort to pay the mortgage on the hair salon run by his beloved wife, Fanny. Fanny thinks he works on construction sites. When she learns the truth, Marco stops selling his favors. However, little by little, as times get tougher and money grows scarce, Fanny herself pushes her husband back to his lucrative activities. And back to Judith.
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