A young New York woman enters into a sham marriage with an illegal alien from France, so he may obtain a green card and she can use her marriage credentials to rent the apartment of her dreams. But when the INS starts asking hard questions, they have to live together and get their stories straight.
- Gérard Depardieu as Georges
- Andie MacDowell as Brontë Parrish
- Bebe Neuwirth as Lauren Adler
- Gregg Edelman as Phil
- Robert Prosky as Brontë's Lawyer
- Lois Smith as Brontë's Mother
- Ann Dowd as Peggy
- Ronald Guttman as Anton
- Larry Wright as Larry Wright the bucket drummer
Directed by Peter Weir, this 1990 film received an Academy Award nomination for Best Screenplay, and wond Golden Globe Awards for Best Picture (Comedy) and Best Actor. This version has French subtitles.