Plot & Details
In this French satire, a meek little bank (Jean-Louis Trintignant) clerk finds fame and fortune when he begins getting lessons from an impoverished novelist (Jean-Pierre Cassel) . Soon the clerk is wowing the Parisians with his ability to make the women swoon, and for his talent at attracting money. The film is also known as The French Way Is.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 105min.
- DVD Release Date: 01/27/2004
- Distributor(s): Pathfinder Home Entertainment
- Director(s): Michel Deville
- Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant , Romy Schneider , Jean-Pierre Cassel , Jane Birkin , Florinda Bolkan
- Themes: Infidelity,Crisis of Conscience,Playing the Field,Social Climbing
- Tone: Biting,Talky,Stylish,Wry,Literate,Racy,Bittersweet
- Keywords: French [nationality], bank-personnel, clerk, fame, mentor, success, writer
- Country of Origin: France (03-13-1974),Italy (03-14-1974)
- Language: French