Times Have Been Better (Le ciel sur la tête) 16 years old

Who knew coming out could do you in?

After moving in with his beau, 30ish banker Jérémy (Arnaud Binard) decides to let the cat out of the bag, telling his unsuspecting parents, Guy (Bernard Le Coq) and Rosine (Charlotte de Turckheim), that he's gay. Though they've always envisioned themselves as enlightened, the news staggers Guy and Rosine -- who are determined to get to the root of Jérémy's homosexuality. Olivier Guéritée also stars in this delicious French farce.


Times Have Been Better Cast

Name Character
Bernard Le Coq He was 56, now 72 years old as Guy
Charlotte de Turckheim She was 51, now 67 years old as Rosine
Chantal Ladesou She was 58, now 74 years old as Nicole
Arnaud Binard He was 35, now 52 years old as Jérémy
Thierry Desroses He was 46, now 62 years old as Serge
Stéphane Boucher He was 48, now 65 years old as Pascal
Olivier Guéritée He was 20, now 36 years old as Robin
Franck de la Personne He was 42, now 59 years old as Yvan
Pierre Deny He was 50, now 66 years old as Marc

Times Have Been Better Crew

Name Department
Régis Musset as Director. He was 53 (now 70) years old Directing
Nicolas Mercier as Writer. He was 53 (now 70) years old Writing
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Times Have Been Better (16 years)

Who knew coming out could do you in?

  • Release day: Tuesday, October 24, 2006
  • Runtime: 93 minutes