1990 Film directed by Peter Weir and starring Andie Mac Dowell
and Gérard Depardieu
. A French man hoping to get a Visa and a brash American woman hoping to get a flat in a posh area populated mainly by married couples band together for mutual convenience. The two dislike each other immediately but with the Immigration authorities closing in, they must pull together to make their marriage act seem believable. As is typical of Romantic Comedies
, the two overcome their differences and begin to fall in love leading to an atypical ending for the format...
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