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The Wanderer (1967)
"Le grand Meaulnes" (original title)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  9 April 1969 (USA)
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Rural France, the 1890s. Always in motion, Augustin wanders three times. First, as a youth, while a boarder near Bourges, he's lost in the woods and finds a chateau where an engagement ... See full summary »

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Rural France, the 1890s. Always in motion, Augustin wanders three times. First, as a youth, while a boarder near Bourges, he's lost in the woods and finds a chateau where an engagement party's in progress: there he falls eternally in love with Yvonne and she with him. Back at school, he hears she is in Paris, so he follows in a vain search and meets a woman, jilted by her lover. In the countryside a few year's later, Augustin's friend François finds Yvonne and brings Augustin to her. They marry, but the next day, Augustin leaves to fulfill a youthful promise he made to Yvonne's brother. François comforts the pregnant Yvonne as they await Augustin's return. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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If you loved the book, you'll love the movie.
18 August 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Having read (and loved) Alain Fournier's brilliant novel at school, some years later I was excited to see the film was being shown with English subtitles at a specialist cinema. We made the effort to get along there, and we weren't disappointed.

It captured the dream-like, mysterious and slightly surreal quality of the novel very well. My wife, who wasn't already familiar with the novel, was enthralled by the movie.

The atmosphere of rural Provence at the turn of the century pervades the movie as it does the novel, too.

Like the book, a masterful exploration of the twilight world of youth and first love.

I'm not normally a lover of film romances, but come on, somebody - release this movie on DVD for us !


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