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Marie from the Bay of Angels (1997)
"Marie Baie des Anges" (original title)

R  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  19 June 1998 (USA)
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A random montage of disturbing images tell a story about one summer in the lives of two teenagers who somehow find love within each other, Orso and Marie. After they realize this, they run ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Frédéric Malgras ...
Orso
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Marie
Nicolas Welbers ...
Goran
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Jeune Femme de la Villa
Swan Carpio ...
Jurec
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Jimmy
Andrew Clover ...
Andy
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Aurelie Morardet ...
Corinne
John Dowling ...
John
Patrick Serray ...
Bob
Serge Merlin ...
Le Surveilliant
Brigitte Roüan ...
Paule
Marc Brunet ...
Louis
Aladin Reibel ...
Le Coiffeur
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A random montage of disturbing images tell a story about one summer in the lives of two teenagers who somehow find love within each other, Orso and Marie. After they realize this, they run off to a hidden island off the coast of France where they can not be bothered until Orso's hunger for danger and crime become too much for him, forcing him to return to his normal life... Written by Beaumont-4 <akleban@netcom.ca>

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Rated R for violence including some sexual assaults, sexuality, language and teen lawlessness | See all certifications »
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Marie from the Bay of Angels  »

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$108,475 (USA) (11 September 1998)

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$111,765 (USA) (2 October 1998)
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The Formula One racing sequences were taken from the 1995 Monaco Grand Prix. See more »

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The speed at which the Formula One cars approach Orso is much, much too slow. See more »

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It doesn't go anywhere, but that's the point
30 January 2001 | by (Angel Bay) – See all my reviews

Marie Baie Des Anges, is quite simply, a highly under-rated French art picture. It is one of my favorite films, because of Maneul Pradal's unique way of storytelling, using visuals to convey the piece.

No, the plot doesn't really go anywhere. In the last 20 minutes or so, it doesn't even make any sense. But that's the whole point. It's symbolic. It isn't going anywhere because the lives of Marie and Orso aren't going anywhere. They are lost, troubled youth; who's only refuge is each other, and a deserted island off the coast of France.


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