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    This Photographer Uses His iPhone To Re-Create Iconic Hollywood Scenes In Real-Life Situations

    Because we could all use a little more movie magic IRL.

    Francois Dourlen, a 32-year-old teacher of literature and history, came up with a brilliant way to make mundane real-life situations just a tad more cinematic.

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    Dourlen, who lives in Cherbourg, France, pulls up iconic movie moments on his iPhone and photographs them hilariously inserted into the context of his surroundings.

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    "At first it was a joke for a couple of friends of mine," Dourlen told BuzzFeed in an email. "I wanted to take a funny picture for their baby’s room.”

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    “I uploaded it on Facebook and I started seeing a lot of people liking it. So I took another picture and then another… That was 2 years ago,” he added.

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    Les Photos De François

    Dourlen said that, for him, it was just a fun project. “I’ve always wanted to do something different with my Canon,” he said.

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    “I take the pictures when I want. Sometimes it’s every week, sometimes it’s every day, it depends… when I have ideas.”

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    Dourlen intends to continue this quirky photo project for as long as he has the inspiration to do so.

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    “And for as long as it makes me laugh."

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    Les Photos De François

    Dourlen told BuzzFeed that several people have reached out to him about his project, and responses have been overwhelmingly positive.

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    Check out more of Dourlen's fantastic work here.

    Francois Dourlen is a man. A previous version of this post misidentified him as a woman.