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

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… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 4, 2003
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

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

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

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.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A funny French film filled with plenty of slapstick comedy.

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