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848 Ratings

The Lovers

Les amants

Directed by Louis Malle
France, 1958
Romance, Drama


A deeply felt and luxuriously filmed fairy tale for grown-ups, The Lovers presents Jeanne Moreau as a restless bourgeois wife whose eye wanders from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger.

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The Lovers Directed by Louis Malle

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1958 | 2 wins including: Best Actress (New Cinema Award)



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