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3.1
189 Ratings

The Comfort of Strangers

Directed by Paul Schrader
United Kingdom, Italy, 1990
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

While on holiday in Venice, an English couple on the verge of separating find themselves inexplicably drawn to a mysterious local and his long-suffering wife.

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The Comfort of Strangers Directed by Paul Schrader

Critics reviews

Ian McEwan’s slim, killingly ambiguous novel is the raw material for this equally brutal rendition by a dream team with music by Angelo Badalamenti, photography by Dante Spinotti, screenplay by Harold Pinter and duds by Armani.
May 13, 2015
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