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La Chèvre (The Goat) (Knock on Wood) (1981)

La Chèvre (The Goat) (Knock on Wood) (1981)

La Chèvre (The Goat) (Knock on Wood)




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One the best, most serious detectives in France (Gérard Depardieu) is teamed up with a luckless stumble-bum (Pierre Richard) and sent off to Central America to search for the klutzy daughter of a powerful magnate in this fast-paced and funny French farce.more
Rating: R
Genre: Action & Adventure, Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Francis Veber
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 4, 2003


Pierre Richard
as Francois Perrin
Corynne Charbit
as Marie Bens
Michel Robin
as Alexandre Bens
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Critic Reviews for La Chèvre (The Goat) (Knock on Wood)

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

One-joke slapstick farce about a klutz who becomes useful during a kidnap investigation.

Full Review… | August 21, 2008
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Veber's breakthrough, thanks to the inspired teaming of Richard and Depardieu -- and a brilliantly simple concept that doesn't stand up to (or ask for) very much scrutiny.

Full Review… | September 29, 2004
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A funny French film filled with plenty of slapstick comedy.

Full Review… | August 22, 2004
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Audience Reviews for La Chèvre (The Goat) (Knock on Wood)

Very light comedy, but it is so enjoyable to watch! I love it when Pierre Richard and Gerard Deparideu co-star a movie!

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