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| May 31, 2000 (2000-05-31) (France)|
Comme un aimant (released in the USA as The Magnet) is a 2000 French film by Kamel Saleh and Akhenaton. It depicts eight young people living in the district of Panier, in Marseille.
The film's title means 'like a magnet', and is a reference to a line in the film accusing two characters of being lazy and 'sitting there with your asses stuck to that bench like a magnet'.
Akhenaton as Sauveur
Kamel Saleh as Cahouètte
Brahim Aimad as Bra-Bra
Freeman as Kakou
Houari Djerir as Houari
Kamel Ferrat as Fouad
Titoff as Santino
Sofiane Madjid Mammeri as Christian
Khalil Mohamed as Kader
Virginie Gallo as Nathalie
Nadège Mignien as Béatrice
Bérangère Topart as Sylvie
Ahamed Abdou as Jackson
The film's soundtrack is written by Bruno Coulais and Akhenaton, and it includes songs by IAM, Millie Jackson, Isaac Hayes and Cunnie Williams.
The film's title "Comme un aimant" is also a song by IAM, a French hip hop band from Marseille which Akhenaton and Freeman, two of the actors, belong to.
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