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The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish (1991)

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89 min | Comedy

A farce, Hoskins plays a photographer who specializes in religious pictures who searches for a model for Jesus. He does a favor for a friend and finds himself doing a voice track for a porno movie with Natasha Richardson. Hoskins finds his...See moreA farce, Hoskins plays a photographer who specializes in religious pictures who searches for a model for Jesus. He does a favor for a friend and finds himself doing a voice track for a porno movie with Natasha Richardson. Hoskins finds his model for Jesus in Jeff Goldblum and a romantic triangle begins in which Goldblum finds adoring crowds believing him to be Jesus and then begins to believe it himself. Written by John Vogel See less
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May 8, 1992 (United States)
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Bob Hoskins
Louis Aubinard Louis Aubinard   See fewer
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Jeff Goldblum
Pianist Pianist   See fewer
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Michel Blanc
Norbert Norbert   See fewer
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Jacques Villeret
Lingerie Man Lingerie Man   See fewer
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Angela Pleasence
Louis' Sister Louis' Sister   See fewer
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Samuel Chaimovitch
Grandfather Grandfather   See fewer
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Sacha Vikouloff
The Violinist The Violinist   See fewer
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Claudine Mavros
Mother Superior Mother Superior   See fewer
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Carlos Kloster
The Archbishop The Archbishop   See fewer
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Yvonne Constant
Prostitute Prostitute   See fewer
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Martine Ferrière
Mother of Lingerie Man Mother of Lingerie Man   See fewer
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Gerald Morales
Bishop's Driver Bishop's Driver   See fewer
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Yannick Evely
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Jacques Herlin
Man with Hook-nose Man with Hook-nose   See fewer
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Eric Averlant
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Gérard Zalcberg
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Daniel Lombart
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Saint Francis Saint Francis   See fewer
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Beth McFadden
Birthday Party Girl Birthday Party Girl   See fewer
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Mado Maurin
Old Lady in Park Old Lady in Park   See fewer
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Gilette Barbier
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Claire Magnin
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Gisèle Soban
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Geoffrey Carey
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Caroline Jacquin
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Caroline Loeb
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Fédélé Papalia
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Anne Lévy
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Jacques Potin
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Hilton McConnico
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Sylvie Laporte
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6.3 / 10 | 941 votes