Francis (Michel Serrault) is stressed. He is struggling with rebellious work force at his factory and being hounded by tax inpectors.
His snobby wife and daughter are extravagantly planning a society wedding with what little money they have left. Francis wants a way out.
Whilst watching a TV programme, he is shocked to see a woman with her two daughter, give a passionate speech about her long lost husband who looks surprisingly just like him.
Francis puts himself forward as her husband and enters a new relaxed lifestyle on a farm with his new sexy wife and daughters. He thinks his problems are over, but soon he realises the life he has stepped into isn't as perfect as he thought!
Featuring a critically acclaimed performance from ERIC CANTONA, this is a darkly funny story of a man in search of happiness.