Venus Beauty Institute Poster

Release Date: 1999

DVD Release Date: June 26th, 2001

R|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
Aging beautician Angèle (Nathalie Baye), already wounded by a long-ago romance, gets awkwardly dumped at a train station. Witnessing how she turns around a humiliating situation, younger sculptor Antoine (Samuel Le Bihan) becomes so smitten that he breaks up with his own fiancée and sets out to win Angèle's heart. Meanwhile, Angèle attempts to quash the budding romance of her young co-worker, Marie (Audrey Tautou), and a much older widowed client (Robert Hossein), despite their obvious rapport.

Cast: Nathalie Baye, Bulle Ogier, Jacques Bonnaffé, Mathilde Seigner, Audrey Tautou, Robert Hossein, Édith Scob, Marie Rivière

Director: Tonie Marshall

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: La Sofica Sofinergie 4, Tabou-Tabac Films, Tabo Tabo, Le Studio Canal +, Centre National de la Cinematographie, Agat Films & Cie, Arte France Cinema

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