Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (Préparez vos Mouchoirs)
Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (Préparez vos Mouchoirs) (1978)

The lightly mocking title Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (Préparez Vos Mouchoirs) sets the tone for this Bertrand Blier-directed amalgam of the sentimental and sardonic. Gérard Depardieu plays an at-wit's-end husband, Raoul, who'll go… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 17, 1978
DVD Release Date: January 22, 2002
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Critic Score: 90% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

Bertrand Blier's audacious sex comedy won the Best Foreign Language Oscar of 1978.

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Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Going Places, which preceded this film by a year, is the Blier film to beat, but Handkerchiefs is one unruly, rioutously funny entry just the same. (The Academy, is must be noted, preferred this one, and the film took home the Best Foreign

Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Byron Brubaker
The video case advertised a menage a trois, but the relationship dramatized in this French/Belgium production involves more than trois. Depardieu is Raoul. He… More