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The Female (1959)
"La femme et le pantin" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  4 March 1959 (Italy)
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In Her Hands Men Were Puppets...Loving Her Was Like Walking Blindfolded Into a Jungle!

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When Bardot made puppets out of men !
16 July 2000 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

She is a good looking bimbo from a family with no history, he is a high class aristocrat... a bit dour... He loves her for what she offers : her charming looks but she wants him for more that a night shift...

BB will play with her puppet until he is tired and surrenders to her. Women have their ways !

An enjoyable movie about intelligent men who turn stupid in front of apparently, but only apparently, stupid women.

Good actors and Spain as a backdrop (unusual). If God already had created Woman, he probably created Man after her.


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