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Aro Recommended Housekeeper, The


aka: Une Femme de Menage
France 2002, 86 minutes
Dir. Claude Berri
In French with English subtitles
Rating: [M]
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Comedy / Romance

Topics: Mid-life.


Aroview: Charming "French souffle" about a forlorn divorcee who hires a housekeeper to clean up his slovenly act.

However, it turns out she's never done a day of housework in her life, but no matter, he soon learns 'tis better to be happy and messy than spotless and miserable. Partly set on the majestic beaches of Normandy, the not-too-jaded will find this bittersweet romantic comedy a soothing distraction.

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DVD Features

  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 2.35:1

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