Based on Tommy Jaud's bestselling novel, this comedy focuses on a dispassionate clerk and his set-backs in life. 29-year-old Simon works in a phone shop, but his thoughts just circle around finding a new girl-friend after being left by his last one year ago. While his Croatian cleaner tries to procure him, his efforts to chat up women in clubs also fail. However, he finds the woman of his dreams (and mother of their future children) in his most hated coffee shop, although not having a clue how to win her heart...
Did You Know?
Lars Brandau a well-known news announcer on n-tv (the german CNN) plays himself in several fictional news during the movie. See more
[to Simon Peters standing on a roof:
Everyone has problems from time to time, Mr. Peters!
Now shut your puss you psycho-clow!
During the end-credits outtakes can be seen. See more
The DVD restores about 7 minutes of cut material and the original ending. This ending was cut because test-audience reactions were poor. See more
References Finding Nemo
Boom boom boom
by The Venga Boys See more