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Roselyne and the Lions (1989)
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Roselyne and the Lions (1989)
Original name: Roselyne et les lions
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thierry drops out of school to apprentice as a lion tamer at the zoo where he meets Roselyne, who shares his passion. They fall in love and when he loses his job, the young lovers journey across France finding odd jobs at several circuses. In Germany, they fall under the tutelage of ageing big cat trainer, Klint, and while they are closer to realising their dreams, they find that their success drivers them part.
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, realistic, contemplative
Plot: circus, romance, couple relations, love and romance, dangerous animal, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, family problems, couples, animal life, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, cat, motorcycle, tiger, suicide by gunshot, wild animal, zoo, lion, job seeking, show, panic attack, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, munich germany

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One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
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Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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I'm Staying (2003)
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Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
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Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
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Feelings (2003)
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Duration: 94 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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67%
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Duration: 91 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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59%
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47%
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46%
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41%
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