R | | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A beautiful woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together.
In real life, Jamel Debbouze lost the use of his right arm in an accident in 1990. This is why his character in the film keeps his hand in his pocket throughout.
If I give you my life, would you know what to do with it?
André: If you give a man a carrot, he'll know what to do with it.
When Andre climbs over the railing of the bridge, he's coat is fastened by a single button. Suddenly, when he watches the outgoing police car, there are more buttons fastened.
$1,436,391 (France) (23 December 2005)
$202,200 (USA) (30 September 2007)