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Bel Ami

Directed by Willi Forst
Germany, 1939


Shortly after being demobilized, Georges Duroy becomes aware of his power over women in the arms of Rachel, a young singer. Thanks to his good looks and his charming manners and his unabashed cynicism he will rapidly rise to the top by courtesy of women.

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Bel Ami Directed by Willi Forst

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  • ZYNAB's rating of the film Bel Ami

    what i didn't know when i started watching this was that rather than a witty sparkling tragicomedy of the type Forst is known for, it is the story of the french colonization of Morocco! i thought i was in for some period escapism n a good adaptation of the novel and ended up being it's also very boring, heavy handed and not as well shot as other forst films...what can u expect from nazi germany

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