Severine is a beautiful young woman married to a doctor. She loves her husband dearly, but cannot bring herself to be physically intimate with him. She indulges instead in vivid, kinky, erotic fantasies to entertain her sexual desires. Eventually she becomes a prostitute, working in a brothel in the afternoons while remaining chaste in her marriage. Written by
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Luis Bunuel's Masterpiece of Erotica!
Did You Know?
In the rape scene, her dress was fitted with Velcro to give off a tearing sound as it was ripped away. See more
Marcel breaks the glass and oval frame to vent his anger. The same frame and picture are unbroken later. See more
I have an idea. Would you like to be called "Belle de Jour"?
Belle de Jour?
Since you only come in the afternoons.
If you wish.
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