Jean Philippe

A very sweet comedy about fandom, destiny and dreams deferred... a cross between Hustle & Flow and Back to the Future.
-Lisa Nesselson,VARIETY
FOUR STARS""""
-LE JOURNAL DU DIMANCHE,TELE 7 JOURS
THREE STARS""""
-,ROLLING STONE (France)
A success! Funny, touching and smart!
-,LA PRESSE
Luchini is irresistible!
-Kevin Laforest,VOIR

Synopsis

Fabrice is the biggest Johnny Hallyday fan in the world. But one day he wakes up in a subtly different reality... a world where his music idol doesn’t exist! So Fabrice sets out to discover what happened to Jean-Philippe Smet, the man known as Johnny Hallyday. He’s shocked to find that Jean-Philippe is just an ordinary average joe running a bowling alley. This starts a hilarious uphill mission to resurge his idol. But is it possible?

Release Date

Original Languages: French
Genre: Comedy, World Cinema
Running Time: 90 min.
Year: 2006

CREDITS

CAST
Fabrice Luchini
Johnny Hallyday
DIRECTED BY
Laurent Tuel