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Beauty Begins Inside - The "P" Syndrome

1995 17 min
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Isabel is determined to go on a diet. Bruce and Melanie can't understand their attraction for each other. Jake spends hours in front of the mirror trying to achieve the right look, while Patrick is so grown up he is already a businessman. Enter Detective Stark, and the hunt for the Painfully Pugnacious Prickley Problem--puberty--is on. With help from his assistant Levert and intrepid biologist Fritz, he tracks down the syndrome. A hilarious send-up of detective movies, science-information shows and almost every other genre you can think of, the film cajoles, informs and inspires. A film for any teen who …

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Isabel is determined to go on a diet. Bruce and Melanie can't understand their attraction for each other. Jake spends hours in front of the mirror trying to achieve the right look, while Patrick is so grown up he is already a businessman. Enter Detective Stark, and the hunt for the Painfully Pugnacious Prickley Problem--puberty--is on. With help from his assistant Levert and intrepid biologist Fritz, he tracks down the syndrome. A hilarious send-up of detective movies, science-information shows and almost every other genre you can think of, the film cajoles, informs and inspires. A film for any teen who ever grew an inch.
  • director
    Sheila Murphy
  • producer
    Michael Hendricks
    Tamara Lynch
  • executive producer
    Isobel Marks
  • script
    Sylvain Guy
  • photography
    Rénald Bellemare
  • sound
    Hans Oomes
  • editing
    Glenn Berman
    Michèle Hozer
  • sound editing
    André Chaput
  • re-recording
    Louis Hone
  • animation
    Dominique Normand
  • music
    Neil Smolar
  • cast
    Ian Lagarde
    Kim Lambert
    Iannicko N'Doua Légaré
    Dany Savard
    Marie-Josée Tremblay
    Lynne Adams
    Raymond Desmarteau
    Pierre Lenoir
    Linda Sauvé
    Linda Sorgini

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