Monday, January 26, 2009
Jacques Brel : "Kiss my ass"
Jacques Brel from the 1969 film My Uncle Benjamin, in which he gets revenge on a desperate monarch by demanding that he kiss his ass in exchange for assistance.
France, 1750. Benjamin Rathery is a young doctor whose reputation as a skirt chaser is as widely known as his generosity towards the poor folk of his town. He is in love with Manette, the innkeeper's beautiful daughter. However, she has no intention of giving in to Benjamin until she sees the marriage contract, and he is strangely reluctant to give up his bachelor lifestyle...