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The Man Who Loved Women (1977)

L'homme qui aimait les femmes (original title)
Bertrand Morane's burial is attended by all the women the forty-year-old engineer loved. We then flash back to Bertrand's life and love affairs, told by himself while writing an ... See full summary »

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Bertrand Morane
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Geneviève Bigey
Nelly Borgeaud ...
Delphine Grezel
Geneviève Fontanel ...
Hélène (as Genevieve Fontanel)
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Véra
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Martine Desdoits
Valérie Bonnier ...
Fabienne (as Valerie Bonnier)
Jean Dasté ...
Docteur Bicard
Sabine Glaser ...
Bernadette
Henri Agel ...
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Chantal Balussou
Nella Barbier ...
Liliane, la Karateka
Anne Bataille ...
La jeune femme à la robe frangée
Martine Chassaing ...
Denise
Ghylaine Dumas ...
La seconde employée 'Midi-Car'
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Bertrand Morane's burial is attended by all the women the forty-year-old engineer loved. We then flash back to Bertrand's life and love affairs, told by himself while writing an autobiographical novel. A film about romantic relationships, the need to charm, and the literary creation. Written by Yepok and Brian McInnis

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François Truffaut wrote the first draft of this script on the set of Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977). See more »

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Bertrand Morane: Women's legs are like compass points, circling the globe
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Referenced in Ça n'arrive qu'à moi (1985) See more »

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From it's title to it's ending a great movie by Francois Truffaut
28 November 2013 | by (Dominican Republic) – See all my reviews

From it's title to it's ending The Man Who loved women is a great movie. Francois Truffaut displays all his mastery of the cinematographic language.

The editing, performances and dialogues all contribute to the film's subtle but engaging rhythm. The movie revolves around Bertrand Morane, a gifted womanizer who starts evaluating his life by remembering past love affairs.

Bertrand's love life is a comical and insightful story, that combined with Truffaut's brilliant direction and a perfect script make "L'homme qui aimait les femmes" a very entertaining and original movie.

Beautiful french women, great cinematography and Charles Denner's acting. There are no mistakes in this film, very recommended.


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