Cinema: Fun Anarchy


Directed and Written by Coline Serreau

This is the latest in a growing genre of French movies (Going Places, Cousin, Cousine, Get Out Your Handkerchiefs) in which superficially attractive people treat one another with casual, often thoughtless cruelty, but overlay this behavior with farcical charm.

In the present instance a pair of bisexual males (Sami Frey and Mario Gonzalez) are cohabiting with a dim but agreeable young woman (Christine Murillo).

They don't have much money, and Frey, the housekeeping member of the trio, is constantly appalled by his roommates' sloppy ways. Otherwise life is cheerful, until the Frey character meets another young...

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