The Hairdresser's Husband (1992) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Hairdresser's Husband (1992)




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Movie Info

A man fulfills a lifelong ambition when he marries a beautiful hairdresser.


Critic Reviews for The Hairdresser's Husband

All Critics (10)

Laconte's lyrical film is a painful tale of erotic obsession, imbued with a typically French fateful sensibility, and splendidly acted by the entire cast.

October 10, 2006 | Rating: A | Full Review…

Am powerful, intimate portrait of love

July 26, 2002 | Rating: 5/5

Hinges on the leads, who are both equally wonderful.

February 28, 2002 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Hairdresser's Husband


That the Frenches were master in making melancholic movies was obviously shown in Le Mari de la Coiffeuse.It really pleased one mind with sadness after watching it. The plot was simple, a little boy was obsessed about a hairdresser as a child and then after almost 40 years he fulfilled his fantasy marrying a beautiful hairdresser in a barber shop. I was expecting more character development, but I thought watching it as fable it will turn okay.The two were in love with each other and their whole life was around the barber shop and their customers. Having some some bizarre humor, real life cases about everyday life and people's behavior,all this summed up to make this movie so enjoyable to watch.

Daisy  Maduro
Daisy Maduro

Super Reviewer

I fell in love with the idea of female satisfaction and hedonism rather Galiena herself.Alluring and a little kid's dream is what's it all about,correct?Partially,the universal dream is what matters...where it needs just a small hairdressing space to be fulfilled.

Dimitris Springer
Dimitris Springer

Super Reviewer

I wanna see this again - I remember it being very good.

Bob Stinson
Bob Stinson

Super Reviewer

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