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Renightz's rating of the film Le plaisir

In Le Plaisir, Max Ophüls utilizes music, the faces of his cast, pleasures and impossible, unreachable desires to investigate and to explore life. And when the crowd, during the ceremony of the first communion, cries by the influence of the "breathe of a supernatural being", we cry along; after all, this supernaturality can only be the cinema, the style and the camera movements of a master filmmaker like Ophüls.