L'Emmerdeur dvd 2008 film directed by Francis Veber. He has directed another great French comedy. Francis Veber actually wrote the original screenplay which was made into the 1973 movie, Buddy, Buddy. Two men are in adjacent hotel rooms. One is a hit man, there to kill someone and the other, François Pignon (there is always a character named François Pignon in Veber's films!) - is suicidal. An unlikely friendship develops. Stars Richard Berry, Patrick Timsit, Pascal Elbe and Virginie Ledoyen. Rated PG, 85 minutes. Includes optional English subtitles and French captions for the hearing impaired.