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Don't Take God's Children for Wild Geese (1968)
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Don't Take God's Children for Wild Geese (1968)
Original name: Faut pas prendre les enfants du bon Dieu pour des canards sauvages
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rita is a girl that lives on taking gangsters as lovers. But when the money stops coming, she swears revenge.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, semi serious, parody, slang
Plot: gangsters, heist, gang, betrayal, crimes, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, cons and scams, erotica, revenge, money, cave, female nudity, hippie, restaurant, male female relationship, surrealism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, old woman, superstition, gold bar ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, montmartre paris

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Cry of the Cormoran (1971)
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Country: France
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Duration: 101 min.
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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