Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Marc Caro Run Time: 99 min. Format: DCP Rating: R Release Year: 1991 Language: French with English subtitles
Starring: Marie-Laure Dougnac, Dominique Pinon, Jean-Claude Dreyfus
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Unemployed circus clown Louison (Dominique Pinon) applies for a job as a handyman at an apartment building in post-apocalyptic France, unaware that the ad is meant to lure people to slaughter. The butcher/landlord Clapet (Jean-Claude Dreyfus) provides human meat for his tenants. When Louison and Julie (Maire-Laure Dougnac), the butcher’s daughter, fall in love, it takes all their wits to escape the knife.