An adaptation of Abbe Prevost's classic French novel 'Manon Lescaut', updated to post-World War II France, in which a former French Resistance activist rescues Manon from villagers who want to lynch her for collaborating with the Nazis. They move to Paris, but their relationship quickly turns stormy after they get involved in profiteering, prostitution and murder... Written by
Michael Brooke <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
In Italy, the film was shown only in original version with subtitles for censorship reasons. See more
There is nothing dirty when we love each other.
["Il n'y a rien de dégoûtant quand on s'aime."
Version of Manon Lescaut