6.8/10
224
3 user 3 critic

Robert et Robert (1978)

Reviews
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bolero (1981)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Trough fabulous Music this movie tracks three generations of musicians and dancers from Russia, Germany, France and the USA, from before World War II through the war and the Holocaust, to ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Robert Hossein, Nicole Garcia, Geraldine Chaplin
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Marie-Sophie L., Francis Huster, Fabrice Luchini
The Crook (1970)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Story about an incurable thief, his success and his failures.

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Danièle Delorme, Charles Gérard
Drama | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Richard Anconina, Lio
Comedy | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The movie starts with an interview with director Claude Lelouch. He pleads viewers not to disclose the plot of the movie after leaving the projection room. Even the movie's trailer shows ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Charlotte Rampling, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Louis Trintignant
Cat and Mouse (1975)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Michèle Morgan, Serge Reggiani, Philippe Léotard
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow/widower. Each is slow ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Anouk Aimée, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Pierre Barouh
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The movie follows the lives of a woman and a man starting from several generations earlier. The story spans a whole century and several continents.

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Marthe Keller, André Dussollier, Charles Denner
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When they realize the times are changing, five crooks decide to switch from bank robberies to personality abductions. Among their hostages are singer Johnny Hallyday and an ambassador in ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Lino Ventura, Jacques Brel, Charles Denner
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Salomé Lerner just finished writing an autobiograpy. She goes to a TV show called "Apostrophes", hosted by French TV showman Bernard Pivot. Pivot then imagines a film that could be created ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Annie Girardot, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Françoise Fabian
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Skirt Day is a fascinating psychological study, a socio-critical investigation - and Isabelle Adhani's first film in five years

Director: Jean-Paul Lilienfeld
Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Denis Podalydès, Yann Collette
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Claude Lelouch
Stars: Janine Magnan, Jean-Pierre Kalfon, Jacques Portet
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Robert Goldman
Jacques Villeret ...
Robert Villiers
...
Jacques Millet, le patron de l'agence matrimoniale
Francis Perrin ...
Francis Michaud
Germaine Montero ...
Mme Goldman
Régine ...
Mme Villiers
Macha Méril ...
Agathe
Nella Bielski ...
Mme Millet
Patricia Cartier
Agnès Gattegno
Josette Derenne ...
Josette Michaud, la femme de Francis
Arlette Emmery ...
Arlette Poirier
Claudio Gaya ...
L'arbitre du life-show
Marie-Pierre de Gérando ...
L'instructeur de l'école de gendarmerie
Arlette Gordon ...
Mme Zorca
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

dancing | singing | wedding | belgium | bus | See All (30) »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 June 1978 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Agenzia matrimoniale A  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Wonderful Bittersweet Tale of Two Roberts
15 August 2005 | by (Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

"Robert et Robert" (1978) directed by Claude Lelouch is a brilliant film about two lonely and completely different men who met at the a computer dating service. Jacques Villeret is a very shy over-weighed young man who is studying to become a policeman. Charles Denner is a nervous and "difficult" cab driver. Both men are dominated by their strong willed mothers and both are certainly not very successful in finding girls. In this bittersweet tale, Villeret's and Denner's characters are real and touching as two losers whose friendship and compassion help them eventually to fight loneliness and insecurity. Absolutely charming film masterfully shot by Lelouch with great performances from two main characters and the rest of the cast. Music is written by Francis Lai (Un homme et une femme (1966) ... aka A Man and a Woman).


9 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Robert et Robert (1978) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?