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L'été meurtrier

Jean Becker France, 1983

Malt Frisky's rating of the film One Deadly Summer

What essentially starts as a awkward comedy and then takes a turn into the darker areas of The Count of Monte Cristo plot device theme of revenge with overtones of childhood traumatization and mental health that Adjani is the ticking time bomb she portrays with pinball emotion swings. That feeling of dread in the pit of your stomach knowing this is going to end bad but still hooked enough to see how it all ends.