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The Facts of Life Goes to Paris (1982)

The girls and Mrs. Garrett head to Paris. The girls are going to spend some time in the French counterpart of their school while Mrs. Garrett attends a cooking school. The girls were hoping... See full summary »

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Edna Garrett
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Blair Warner
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Dorothy 'Tootie' Ramsey
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Natalie Green
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Joanne 'Jo' Polniaczek
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Garth Kiley
Frédéric Andréi ...
David LeClair
Jacques Ferrière ...
Pierre Petit
Vivian Brown ...
Miss Southwick
Roger Til ...
Chef Antoine
Caroline Ducrocq ...
Angelique
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Reggie
Bernard Soufflet ...
The Innkeeper
Philippe Brizard ...
The Bookseller
Dominique Bauguil ...
Georges
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The girls and Mrs. Garrett head to Paris. The girls are going to spend some time in the French counterpart of their school while Mrs. Garrett attends a cooking school. The girls were hoping to spend some time in Paris but find themselves stuck in the countryside with a strict guardian. When they discover that their last week of school will be spent in Paris, they plan to sneak away and discover the city on their own. Jo decides to go to Le Mans and meets a French boy, Blair encounters a local of her own, while Natalie and Tootie run into an author that Natalie admires. When they discover that he is struggling with writer's block, they decide to help him with his article. Meanwhile, Mrs. Garrett is struggling to trying to impress the French Chef in charge of the class. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm (After They've Seen Paree)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Joe Young and Sam Lewis
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Mrs. Garrett's working in a school in Paris. Wealthy Blair goes off by herself in search for... well, shopping. Nat and Tootie decide to help a Parisan author. And tough Jo - Jo finds romance that could lead her to live in Paris.

So it's no wonder that this is a TV movie of the 79-88 sitcom the Facts of Life. So many things happen; so little time, but les filles (girls in French) each explore Paris in their own way during the two hours the movie airs. Not on videotape, but it did air on nick at nite. Catch if it does. Because you don't want to miss this!


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