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The Smiling Madame Beudet

La souriante Madame Beudet

Directed by Germaine Dulac
France, 1923


The story of a woman trapped in a loveless marriage. Her husband plays a joke in which he puts an empty revolver to his head and threatens to shoot himself. One day, she puts bullets in the revolver, but is stricken with remorse. Her husband gets to the revolver, only this time he points it at her.

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The Smiling Madame Beudet Directed by Germaine Dulac

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