Noroît

BBB.5 (out of 5) Jacques Rivette’s companion piece to Duelle is as visual splendid though not as invigorating.  Loosely inspired by (and including pieces of) The Revenger’s Tragedy by Cyril Tourneur, it stars Geraldine Chaplin as a woman who plans to get revenge on a witch (Bernadette Lafont) who killed her brother.  Lafont is the leader of a gang of…

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The Lovers On The Bridge (Les Amants Du Pont-Neuf)

BBBB (out of 5) Two homeless people find each other on Pont Neuf, the oldest bridge in Paris.  Denis Lavant plays an ex-circus performer whose drug and alcohol addictions have led him to the streets, while an excellent Juliette Binoche is a successful painter from a good family whose broken heart has made her give up…

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