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The Captive (2000)
"La captive" (original title)

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An adaptation of Proust's "La Prisoniere" (book five of "Remembrance of Things Past"). Set in Paris, France, it is a serious tale of a tragic and dysfunctional love.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stanislas Merhar ...
Simon
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Ariane
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Andrée
Liliane Rovère ...
Françoise, the maid
Françoise Bertin ...
The grandmother
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Léa, the actress
Vanessa Larré ...
Hélène
Samuel Tasinaje ...
Levy
Jean Borodine ...
The chauffeur
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Isabelle
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Sarah
Adeline Chaudron ...
Prostitute
Sophie Assante ...
The singing woman
Christopher Gendreau ...
Bellboy
Sébastien Haddouk ...
Painter
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An adaptation of Proust's "La Prisoniere" (book five of "Remembrance of Things Past"). Set in Paris, France, it is a serious tale of a tragic and dysfunctional love.

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27 September 2000 (France)  »

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Trivia

Loosely based on "La Prisonnière", the fifth volume of Marcel Proust's "A la Recherche du Temps Perdu". See more »

Quotes

Simon: I prefer the truth even if it hurts. Yet all you give me are half-truths when you know I'll find out anyway.
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Soundtracks

Extrait de 'COSI FAN TUTTE
(Duetto Dorabella/Fiordiligi: Ed intanto che diletto, che spassetto io provero)
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (as W.A Mozart)
Lyrics by Lorenzo da Ponte (uncredited)
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So bad movie it is!
11 June 2002 | by (Shanghai, China) – See all my reviews

Oh, my God. I can't believe so bad movie it can be made. Bad directed, bad written, bad cinematographered. The whole thing is garbage. After 112 minutes watching, I got nothing but one man and one woman. I can't imagine anything that the director want to tell. I really hate the movie. If you haven't watch it, do not take it. It's really bad.


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