Petula Clark has said of Serge Gainsbourg:
"I loved his voice and that sort of ugly handsome look. ... He was very clever, very charming, I understand why he had all those lovely ladies."And none came lovelier than Brigitte Bardot.
Bonnie And Clyde and its video come over as a musical version of the Jean-Luc Godard film A Bout de Souffle.
It was actually inspired by "The Story of Bonnie and Clyde," a poem written by Bonnie Parker herself.