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La répétition (2001)

Unrated | | Drama | 22 August 2001 (France)
Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend. Jealous of the male friends she has she breaks up the ... See full summary »

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Catherine Corsini

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Catherine Corsini (scenario and dialogue), Marc Syrigas (scenario and dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Emmanuelle Béart ... Nathalie
Pascale Bussières ... Louise
Dani Levy ... Matthias (as Dani Lévy)
Jean-Pierre Kalfon ... Walter Amar
Sami Bouajila ... Nicolas
Marilu Marini Marilu Marini ... Mathilde
Clément Hervieu-Léger Clément Hervieu-Léger ... Sacha
Marc Ponette Marc Ponette ... Alain
Raphaël Neal Raphaël Neal ... Patrick
Sébastien Gorteau Sébastien Gorteau ... Jean-Philippe
Vincent Macaigne ... Henri
Jeanne David Jeanne David ... Colette
Daniel Isoppo Daniel Isoppo ... Maurice
Marie-Charlotte Dutot Marie-Charlotte Dutot ... Louise (11 ans)
Marie Loboda Marie Loboda ... Nathalie 11 ans
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Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend. Jealous of the male friends she has she breaks up the friendship, followed by a suicide attempt. Later, Louise marries, but finds time to see the, by now quite accomplished actress, Nathalie. They fight through the years, La Repetition following them as their friendship comes together and breaks up frequently, while never actually reaching anything that can be called a climax. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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Language:

French | Danish | English

Release Date:

22 August 2001 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

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Box Office

Budget:

FRF 25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$466,836 (France), 24 August 2001
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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C'est L'amour
Benoit Mansion / Hubert Mansion
Performed by Leopold Nord & Vous
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The one-way passion of a woman to another women
28 April 2002 | by hakkikurtulusSee all my reviews

This well built French drama clearly narrates a story of a passion. I think "La répetition" is one of the best films that have ever been made on the passion of a woman to another one. The interesting point about that is the passion has not got counter-love or passion from the desired woman.

A story of women, from a woman which reflects perfectly, the ununderstandable relation of passion, hate and rivalry between two friends.


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