10th February 2009


All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2009

Country: UK | France | Germany

Runtime: USA:86 min | Germany:100 min (Berlin International Film Festival) | USA:92 min

Languages: English


Tagline: In a game of seduction, never fall in love.


Writers: Christopher Hampton (written by) Colette (novels)


Cast: Michelle Pfeiffer … Lea de Lonval
Frances Tomelty … Rose
Tom Burke … Vicomte Desmond
Rupert Friend … Cheri
Hubert Tellegen … Ernest
Joe Sheridan … Marcel
Kathy Bates … Madame Peloux
Toby Kebbell … Patron
Felicity Jones … Edmee
Iben Hjejle … Marie Laure
Alain Churin … Priest
Bette Bourne … Baronne
Nichola McAuliffe … Madame Aldonza
Andras Hamori … Otto
Gaye Brown … Lili


Plot: The son of a courtesan retreats into a fantasy world after being forced to end his relationship with the older woman who educated him in the ways of love.


Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations


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