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Melody for a Hustler (1998)

104 min | Comedy, Drama

A small-time crook Gaston who poses as a millionaire after he picks up hitchhiking 16-year-old Marie-Pierre. Actually living in a seedy apartment, he deals in stolen goods, but he soon climbs to bigger heists, including car thefts. ...See moreA small-time crook Gaston who poses as a millionaire after he picks up hitchhiking 16-year-old Marie-Pierre. Actually living in a seedy apartment, he deals in stolen goods, but he soon climbs to bigger heists, including car thefts. Concealing his illegal activities, he operates his company, Extramill, out of upscale, posh offices, while he and Marie-Pierre move into a sedate upper-middle-class neighborhood. Life is sweet, but the onset of paranoia, kinky sex activities, and police probes eventually culminate in violence. See less
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Writer
Vincent Ravalec (novel) (screenplay)
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Updated Oct 14, 1998

Release date
Oct 14, 1998 (France)

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35 cast members
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Yvan Attal
Gaston Gaston   See fewer
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Virginie Lanoué
Marie-Pierre Marie-Pierre   See fewer
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Yann Collette
Gilles Gilles   See fewer
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Benaïssa Ahaouari
Saïd (as Benhaïssa Ahouari) Saïd (as Benhaïssa Ahouari)   See fewer
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Claire Nebout
Patricia Patricia   See fewer
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Jean-Louis Richard
Alexandre Alexandre   See fewer
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Brigitte Sy
Véronique Véronique   See fewer
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Denis Lavant
L'auto-stoppeur L'auto-stoppeur   See fewer
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Marilyne Canto
Marianne Marianne   See fewer
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Antoine Chappey
Jean-Claude Jean-Claude   See fewer
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Dominique Marcas
La vieille de l'immeuble La vieille de l'immeuble   See fewer
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Olivier Gourmet
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Mick Gondouin
Franck (as Michel Gondoin) Franck (as Michel Gondoin)   See fewer
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Jo Prestia
Le petit Le petit   See fewer
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Malek Kateb
Moussa Moussa   See fewer
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Philippe Nahon
L'inspecteur du Havre L'inspecteur du Havre   See fewer
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Patrick Massieu
Un gendarme Un gendarme   See fewer
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Christine Fersen
La 'sorcière' La 'sorcière'   See fewer
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Bernard Nissile
Le jeune entrepreneur Le jeune entrepreneur   See fewer
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Philippe du Janerand
Inspecteur Inspecteur   See fewer
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Francis Renaud
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Marc Rioufol
Un flic Un flic   See fewer
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Dominique Hulin
Le géant Le géant   See fewer
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Georgina Bouzova
L'Americaine L'Americaine   See fewer
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Tonio Descanvelle
Le journaliste Le journaliste   See fewer
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Hervé Husson
Le vigil du parking Le vigil du parking   See fewer
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Joseph King
Garde Buttes Chaumont 1 Garde Buttes Chaumont 1   See fewer
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Martial Odone
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Violette Palcossian
Jeune fille Jeune fille   See fewer
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Guy Tillier
Quidam Quidam   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 65 votes