MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,253 this week

Nouvelle vague (1990)

 |  Drama  |  23 May 1990 (France)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 951 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 10 critic

A man who very similar to a man who was drowning came to woman who let a man sinks, he States as brother and aware of the murder but they became lovers.

Director:

(uncredited)

Writer:

(novel)
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 titles
created 18 May 2013
 
a list of 23 titles
created 13 Feb 2014
 
a list of 40 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 38 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 44 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Nouvelle vague" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Nouvelle vague (1990)

Nouvelle vague (1990) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Nouvelle vague.
3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An examination of sexual relationships, in which three protagonists interact in different combinations.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Jacques Dutronc, Nathalie Baye
Hail Mary (1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In this modern retelling of the Virgin birth, Mary is a student who plays basketball and works at her father's petrol station; Joseph is an earnest dropout who drives a cab. The angel ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Myriem Roussel, Thierry Rode, Philippe Lacoste
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Carmen is a member of a terrorist gang who falls in love with a young police officer guarding a bank that she and her cohorts try to rob. She leads him on while dragging the two of them ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Maruschka Detmers, Jacques Bonnaffé, Myriem Roussel
Numéro deux (1975)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

An analysis of the power relations in an ordinary family.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Sandrine Battistella, Jean-Luc Godard, Pierre Oudrey
Notre musique (2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Divided into three "kingdoms" -- Enfer (Hell), Purgatoire (Purgatory) and Paradis (Paradise) -- Notre Musique is an indictment of modern times.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Sarah Adler, Nade Dieu, Rony Kramer
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A symphony in three movements. Things such as a Mediterranean cruise, numerous conversations, in numerous languages, between the passengers, almost all of whom are on holiday... Our Europe.... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Jean-Marc Stehlé, Agatha Couture, Mathias Domahidy
Documentary | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Godard, Miéville and Gorin (aka the "Dziga Vertov Group") examine the parallel lives of two families - one French, one Palestinian - using an exploratory combination of film and video.

Directors: Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Gorin, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Jean-Luc Godard
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Godard looks into the Bosnia conflict in the early 1990's.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Jean-Luc Godard
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A film with idiotic prince and Rita Mitsouko who records a new album.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Stars: Jane Birkin, Dominique Lavanant, Pauline Lafont
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Director: Gilles Béhat
Stars: Alain Delon, Claude Brasseur, Patrick Dupond
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Directors: Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville
Stars: Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville
Soft and Hard (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Jean-Luc Godard and Anne-Marie Mieville talk about their films, while doing everyday tasks around their house.

Directors: Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville
Stars: Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Lui / Roger Lennox / Richard Lennox
...
Elle: Elena Torlato-Favrini
Jacques Dacqmine ...
Le PDG
Christophe Odent ...
Raoul Dorfman, l'avocat
Roland Amstutz ...
Jules, le jardinier
Cécile Reigher ...
La serveuse
Laurence Côte ...
Cécile, la gouvernante
Joseph Lisbona ...
Le docteur
Véronique Müller ...
L'amie de Raoul 1
Joe Sheridan ...
Robert, aka Bob
Belkacem Tatem
Violaine Barret ...
Yvonne, la femme du jardinier
Hubert Ravel ...
Laurent
Laurence Guerre ...
La secrétaire
Pascal Sablier ...
Le client iranien
Edit

Storyline

A man who very similar to a man who was drowning came to woman who let a man sinks, he States as brother and aware of the murder but they became lovers.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

23 May 1990 (France)  »

Also Known As:

New Wave  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

It has been claimed that every line of dialogue in this film is a quotation. See more »

Connections

Edited into Histoire(s) du cinéma: Le contrôle de l'univers (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Winter
by Dino Saluzzi (as Saluzzi)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Godard boldly suggests a new relationship b/w sound & image
2 September 2000 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

Godard's (or anyone's) greatest film features fading matinee-idol Alain Delon and the beautiful, enormously talented Domiziana Giordano as archetypal Man and Woman at the end of the twentieth century. The image track tells one story (a narrative involving characters who gradually swap dominant and submissive relationship roles) and the sound track another (the dialogue consists almost entirely of literary quotations from Dante to Proust to Rimbaud to Raymond Chandler, etc.) yet both frequently intersect to create a rich tapestry of sight & sound. Godard uses dialectics involving man and woman, Europe and America, art and commerce, sound and image & upper and lower class to create a supremely beautiful work of art that functions as an affirmation of the possibility of love in the modern world (and a new poetics of cinema) and that also serves as a curiously optimistic farewell to socialism. Unusual for late-Godard is the constantly tracking and craning camera courtesy of the peerless William Lubtchansky.


15 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Copies? bingham_bryant
what the... UseSoap
Discuss Nouvelle vague (1990) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?