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99 Ratings


Directed by Christian Marquand
Italy, United States, 1968
Comedy, Fantasy, Action


Based on Terry Southern’s satirical novel, a sendup of Voltaire’s Candide. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of kookie characters and humorous sexual situations in the process.

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Candy Directed by Christian Marquand

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1969 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer - Female

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