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Lisa (old)
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Sam
Sagamore Stévenin ...
Sylvain Marceau
Julia Vaidis-Bogard ...
Henriette
Michel Jonasz ...
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Catherine Arditi ...
Marina
Denise Chalem ...
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Professor Seyden
Jacques Pater ...
Castellain
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Princess Maruschka
Pierre Dherte ...
Edouard
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Colonel von Boll
Hélène Theunissen ...
Mme Ergolsheim
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Stumbling across an uncompleted 1939 film called "Princess Marushka", filmmaker Sam becomes intrigued with the young actor Sylvain Marceau, who last appeared in the film. Hoping to discover the mystery behind Sylvain's disappearance, Sam decides to make a documentary and sets off to interview those who knew Sylvain, including elderly Lisa Morain. Through her interview, Sam learns the story of Lisa and Sylvain's doomed love affair on the eve of World War II. Written by Polly_Kat

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First feature film for cinema by director and television producer Pierre Grimblat since Say It with Flowers (1974). See more »

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Features Le carrefour des enfants perdus (1944) See more »

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L'Homme D'Amour
Written by Serge Rezvani (as Cyrus Bassiak)
Performed by Jeanne Moreau and Marion Cotillard
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a beautiful love story
11 January 2001 | by (France) – See all my reviews

You liked The English Patient. You will like Lisa very very much. This Movie is a the most beautiful french film I have ever seen in a long time. The young actors (Marion cotillard you've have seen in TAXI, Sagamore Stevenin) are very amazing. You will fall in love with Lisa. Every word she will pronounce will make you shivering.


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