Starring Jamel Debbouze, Rie Rasmussen, Gilbert Melki, Serge Riaboukine, Akim Chir, Eric Balliet, Loïc Pora, Venus Boone, Jerôme Guesdon, Michelle Bellot
Directed by Luc Besson
Luc Besson directs an uncharacteristically minimalist tale of a hustler and an angel. Andre (Jamel Debbouze), a young Parisian hustler, has run out of luck.
He's broke and in debt to his neck and his one hope - a win on the US green card lottery, has fallen through due to an unforeseen loophole.
Deciding to check out early, he mounts the Pont Neuf bridge, ready to take a swan dive and make it all go away.
Angel-A (Rie Rasmussen) a leggy, mesmeric blonde appears suddenly and beats him to the drop - diving in ahead of him.
Panicked, instinct kicks in, and he rescues her in a desperate, flailing kerfuffle.
In return, she offers her help in getting his life back on track.
She's a divine intervener, it emerges, not on the bridge through chance at all.
Though she's his guardian angel, their need for each other is mutual, as he finds out.
- Format: Blu-ray
- Region: B
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5055201808493
- Catalogue number: OPTBD0381
- Studio: Optimum Home Entertainment
- Release date: 14/09/2009
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: B/W