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Five Days One Summer (1982)

PG  |   |  Drama  |  1982 (Japan)
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Sean Connery stars in Fred Zinnemann's haunting tale of incestuous love set against a magnificent background of the Swiss Alps.

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Betsy Brantley ...
Kate
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Johann Biari
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Sarah Meredith
Isabel Dean ...
Kate's Mother
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Brendel
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Jennifer Pierce
Sheila Reid ...
Gillian Pierce
Georges Claisse ...
Dieter
Kathy Marothy ...
Dieter's Wife
Terry Kingley ...
Georg
Emilie Lihou ...
Old Woman
Alfred Schmidhauser ...
Martin
Jerry Brouer ...
Van Royen (as Jerry Brouwer)
Marc Duret ...
French Student
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Sean Connery stars in Fred Zinnemann's haunting tale of incestuous love set against a magnificent background of the Swiss Alps.

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Actor Sean Connery was known for playing James Bond. After Thunderball (1965) he quit the series (though he later returned at different stages to make two more). The next film in the series after Connery left was On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) which like this film, was shot in the Swiss Alps, and had a serious romantic storyline. See more »

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a cinemagraphic masterpiece!
11 May 1999 | by (NJ/USA) – See all my reviews

A cinemagraphic masterpiece where all the relationships and tensions developed by the story (a tale of irrepressible love fulfilled, thwarted and betrayed) are conveyed in the exquisitely rendered images carrying the communications that you read as if they were a text; and with the verbal dialogue reduced to the barest minimum required.


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