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Savage Souls (2001)
"Les âmes fortes" (original title)

 |  Drama, Romance  |  22 May 2001 (France)
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At a wake one night in 1945, a group of aged women recall the life of one of their number. Sixty years before, Thérèse was barely 20 years old when she eloped with her boyfriend, Firmin, a ... See full summary »

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Thérèse
Frédéric Diefenthal ...
Firmin
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Madame Numance
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Monsieur Numance
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Reveillard
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Rampal
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Première femme veillée
Christian Vadim ...
Le pasteur
Carlos López ...
Le muet
Monique Mélinand ...
Thérèse âgée
Jacqueline Staup ...
Deuxième femme veillée
Corine Blue ...
Jeune femme veillée
Aimé Lebedel ...
Vieux chanteur
Nathalie Boutefeu ...
Charlotte
Marc Dantes ...
Forgerons
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At a wake one night in 1945, a group of aged women recall the life of one of their number. Sixty years before, Thérèse was barely 20 years old when she eloped with her boyfriend, Firmin, a blacksmith, to Châtillon, a town in Provence. Here, she makes the acquaintance of the wealthy Madame Numance, who is known for her good deeds. Realising that Thérèse is pregnant and unemployed, Madame Numance insists that she moves into a house on her estate. Whilst Firmin resents the arrangement, Thérèse soon finds that she can exploit the situation, using her benefactor's naivety and generosity for her own gain.. Written by unknown

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What a poor story
12 August 2001 | by (Brussels - Belgium) – See all my reviews

After having watched that movie, i am still asking myself who is buried. And it seems i am not alone asking that question. When the film ended, people where asking each other "excuse me i haven't seen the beginning can you explain the plot of the film". Laetitia Casta try to act as an actress, she will probably succeed in a few decades. Nevertheless a good thing : the photography is excellent.


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