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THE UMBRELLA COUP

Le coup du parapluie

Directed by Gérard Oury
France, 1980
Comedy, Crime

Synopsis

Grégoire Lecomte, the unlucky actor anxious to find a “real job”, goes to take a screen test for a role of a killer, but gets to mafiosi by mistake. He takes their don for a producer, and they mistake him for a hitman with whom they had an appointment. Deluded Lecomte signs contract with them.

Synopsis

Grégoire Lecomte, the unlucky actor anxious to find a “real job”, goes to take a screen test for a role of a killer, but gets to mafiosi by mistake. He takes their don for a producer, and they mistake him for a hitman with whom they had an appointment. Deluded Lecomte signs contract with them.

The Umbrella CoupDirected byGérard Oury

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Awards & Festivals

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César Awards
1981 | Nominee: Best Editing

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