In Paris, the pedantic Alexandre lives with his mate Marie in her apartment, an open relationship. Alexandre, who is idle and chauvinist, spends his days reading, drinking and shagging women. After flirting with his former affair, Gilberte, who tells him that she will marry soon her boyfriend, Alexandre meets the Laenne Hospital nurse Veronika Osterwald and they schedule a date. Alexandre learns that Veronika is a promiscuous woman that loves to shag and introduces her to Marie. They have a threesome and Alexandre has a crush on Veronika.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
was adamant about the actors following the script without changing a word. Because of this, Jean-Pierre Léaud
spent three months memorizing his lines before the start of filming. See more
While reading the book of Gestapo at his friend's home, Alexandre is holding a cigarette in his right hand in the close-up. In the next shot he is only holding the book. See more
Why snatched the hope if not even know what you want?
References Spirits of the Dead
Falling in Love Again
Written by Friedrich Hollaender
with English lyrics by Samuel Lerner
Performed by Marlene Dietrich See more