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Le souper (1992)

90 min | Drama, History

France, 1815. After his defeat at Waterloo, Napoleon heads for exile. Royalists occupy Paris and attempt to restore the monarchy. However, the battle doesn't seem to be over. On July 6, Talleyrand, a shrewd politician of flexible ...See moreFrance, 1815. After his defeat at Waterloo, Napoleon heads for exile. Royalists occupy Paris and attempt to restore the monarchy. However, the battle doesn't seem to be over. On July 6, Talleyrand, a shrewd politician of flexible convictions, invites chief of police and zealous revolutionary Fouché to supper and tries to convince him to serve the king. Over the meal they insult each other, accuse each other, and, at first sight, look like mortal enemies. But they definitely have one thing in common: they are both power-hungry. Written by Polly_Kat See less
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Writers
Jean-Claude Brisville (play) (adaptation) | Yves Rousset-Rouard (adaptation) | Édouard Molinaro (adaptation)
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Updated Dec 23, 1992

Release date
Mar 23, 1996 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Michel Piccoli
Chateaubriand (voice) Chateaubriand (voice)   See fewer
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Claude Brasseur
Fouché Fouché   See fewer
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Claude Rich
Talleyrand Talleyrand   See fewer
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Ticky Holgado
Jacques Jacques   See fewer
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Stéphane Jobert
Carême Carême   See fewer
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Alexandra Vandernoot
La duchesse de Dino La duchesse de Dino   See fewer
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Lionel Vitrant
L'homme à la torche L'homme à la torche   See fewer
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Alexandre Brasseur
Le premier badaud Le premier badaud   See fewer
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Didier Cauchy
Le second badaud Le second badaud   See fewer
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Jean-Luc Bourre
Musicien Musicien   See fewer
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Bernard Cazauran
Musicien Musicien   See fewer
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Jean Dupouy
Musicien Musicien   See fewer
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Gilles Henry
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Alain Moglia
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Serge Delanoue
Manifestant (uncredited) Manifestant (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 472 votes