Pedale Douce

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Pedale Douce ★★½ What a Drag 1996

Irreverant comedy features a romantic triangle involving content gay businessman Adrien (Timsit), whose confidante is the liberal Eva (Ardant), owner of a trendy Paris eatery with an all-gay staff and pre-dominatly gay clientele. Adrien persuades Eva to pose as his wife in order to close a deal with conservative, married banker Alexandre (Berry). Alexandre becomes enchanted with Eva and begins to pursue her, causing a comedy of errors and unexpected jealousy for Adrien, who tries to derail their affair. French with subtitles. 102m/C VHS . FR Patrick Timsit, Fanny Ardant, Richard Berry, Michele Laroque, Jacques Gamblin; D: Gabriel Aghion; W: Patrick Timsit, Gabriel Aghion, Pierre Palmade; C: Fabio Conversi; M: Herve Masini, Philippe Chopin. Cesar ‘97: Actress (Ardant).