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Les seins de glace (1974)

On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who approach her.

Director:

Georges Lautner

Writers:

Richard Matheson (novel), Georges Lautner (scenario)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Alain Delon ... Marc Rilson
Mireille Darc ... Peggy Lister
Claude Brasseur ... François Rollin
Fiore Altoviti Fiore Altoviti ... Denis Rilson
Emilio Messina ... Steig
André Falcon André Falcon ... Eric Carner
Michel Peyrelon Michel Peyrelon ... Albert
Philippe Castelli Philippe Castelli ... L'homme dans le parking souterrain
Jean-Pierre Lorrain Jean-Pierre Lorrain
Jean Luisi Jean Luisi
Mario Darsac Mario Darsac
Nicoletta Machiavelli ... Mrs. Rilson
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On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who approach her. Written by Aline

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be well. be warned. beware of ICY BREASTS


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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

French

Release Date:

28 August 1974 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Icy Breasts See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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a very Seventies French thriller
19 February 2012 | by wvisser-leusdenSee all my reviews

I came on this DVD in the bargain-department of a DVD-shop. For its price of 4 euros, I decided I could not go wrong in purchasing it. The design of its sleeve attracted me, as well as the names of Mireille Darc, Alain Delon and Claude Brasseur. Names that guaranteed a minimum-level of quality in the French cinema during the second half of the last century.

And yes, while watching it turned out that I guessed right. 'Les seins de glace' (= French for 'the breasts of ice') is a very Seventies French thriller. Outdated now, but its charm & tense clearly haven't got lost. And yes again, I also know better thrillers than this one, but that does not qualify 'Les seins de glace' as bad.

Styling and picturing are up to the standards of 1974. The plot of 'Les Seins de Glace' may not be complete but makes sense, and the film is carried on well by Brasseur, Darc and Delon. They make you a pleasant watch.


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