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Her Bridal Night (1956)
"La mariée est trop belle" (original title)

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A country girl is discovered by a Paris magazine and becomes a top model

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A country girl is discovered by a Paris magazine and becomes a top model

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Lovely, naive BB!
16 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sweet and lovely Brigitte Bardot is almost in her own world in this delightful "love" story from the mid-50's. Louis Jourdan is his usual suave Frenchman and Ms. Presle is amusing and driven, but Ms. Bardot (as usual) walks away with the film. Playing a model (by accident) she glides through situations without getting stressed, looking stunning the entire time.

A 5 out of 10. Best performance = B. Bardot. Not much of an acting challenge for BB and the others, but lovely musical score and great location shooting and just fun. I'm catching up on Ms. Bardot's film and find her delightful, charming and always a treat to the eye. This was right before her "sex" image burst onto to the screen in AND GOD CREATED WOMAN.


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