The Mustache has ratings and reviews. emma said: basically this book chewed up my brain like a piece of gum. and then spit it out. because that. Le mari d’Agnès, un matin, rase sa moustache, sans le lui dire, pour la surprendre. Mais elle ne remarque rien et prend à témoin ses amis, son entourage. Emmanuel Carrere, Author Collier Books $ (p) ISBN in sensuous detail, his shaving off, at whim, of a year-old mustache.

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This short book by French author Carrer, is a Kafka-esque mind boggler, a whodoneit about, of all things, a mustache.

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It had me questioning my own reality. Somehow things starting going off after a while and by the end, I didn’t know what to think anymore. Las descripciones de Hong Kong y Macao son hermosas. Pretending to be blind, he offers his mustached driver’s license to a stranger on the street and asks her to describe the picture, but she not only confirms the presense of a mustache in the photo but also states that the man in front of her has a full mustache.

A pretty good sex scene early on was surprising, a funny scene where the main dude pretends he’s blind, a few blocks of dense indecisive back-and-forth dramatized thought that almost forced me to quit the book around pg 75, a remarkable unforeseen breakout section that built pathos for the guy’s psychic state, and then a very satisfying or at least decisive and moving end.

At first he thinks she might have gotten to everyone, and convinced them to play along with her joke, but it truly seems that no one can recall the mustache. Carrere takes the reader’s assumption about a reliable narrator and turns that on its head i.

She does not respond, wanting to know if he thinks she is dressed too sexy for the party. Voudrait-on vous le faire croire? Marc finds a photo album of pictures from their holiday in Baliall of which show him sporting his moustache.


Did he have a mustache or not?

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This is an interesting film worth a peek, and possibly a discussion about its genius or likewise about where it goes sadly astray. One day at a colleague’s going away party, Anna meets Domenico, a virile, slightly older chap who’s married with two small kids.

For the last two days she’d made up this whole farce, this absurd business about his mustache, like someone who was screaming and making faces behind a soundproof opaque window, to get his attention, to call for help.

Agnes doesn’t even notice. Vous insistez, on vous assure que vous n’avez jamais eu de moustache. Several of his books have been made into films; inhe personally directed the film adaptation of his novel La Moustache. Estaba deseando terminarlo para empezar con otro. The reaction he gets is not what he expected: Passion’s flames are rapidly kindled and result in steamy encounters.

Lo he conseguido acabar porque no era demasiado largo. La Moustache captures an element of suspense, though the actions and plot are ambiguous. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! To view it, click here. Very clever and fun. Marc hangs up on him.

Trivia About The Mustache. Crippled by his writer’s block, Paul enters into a new, exciting relationship with risk-taking Billy and super-sexy Juliette.

Many critics have said that the film’s events are not literal, but metaphorical and are symbolic of Marc’s loss of identity or of a possible mid-life crisis. He flees to Hong Kong, the first available flight out of Paris.


Es la parte en la que el protagonista y su pareja dirimen si ha existido o no ese elusivo bigote. Use the HTML below. La moustache – France. Certainly worth reading, but simply not entirely satisfying. The premise for “La Moustache” should be enough to grab the attention of any film fanatic, especially one who gets thrills from the psychological twists perpetrated upon an audience by the likes of Hitchcock and those he inspired.

Read most of it in bed while sick with hand, foot, and mouth disease — in fact, I’d say it’s a great book to read while mysterious blisters appear on your hands, feet, and face.

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Marc journeys through Hong Kong, traveling back and forth on the Star Ferry all day. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It goes back to wondering just how much can be perpetrated upon an audience before they are either too stumped to get it, or too mentally manipulated to care.

Search for ” La moustache ” on Amazon. Marc checks his answering machine to find a message from his father. What Psycho did for showers this does for shaving. The book koustache naturally recommended reading, with or without the movie adaptation. I thought this was going to be an exploration of an abusive relationship, but that ending His wife is upset at the soccer team and yells at the TV.

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