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Saint Laurent (2014)

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Yves Saint Laurent's life from 1967 to 1976, during which time the famed fashion designer was at the peak of his career.

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Bertrand Bonello

Writers:

Bertrand Bonello (screenplay), Thomas Bidegain (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
9 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gaspard Ulliel ... Yves Saint Laurent
Jérémie Renier ... Pierre Bergé
Louis Garrel ... Jacques de Bascher
Léa Seydoux ... Loulou de la Falaise
Aymeline Valade ... Betty Catroux
Amira Casar ... Anne-Marie Munoz
Micha Lescot ... Monsieur Jean-Pierre
Helmut Berger ... Yves Saint Laurent en 1989
Valeria Bruni Tedeschi ... Mme Duzer (as Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi)
Valérie Donzelli ... Renée
Jasmine Trinca ... Talitha Getty
Dominique Sanda ... Lucienne Saint Laurent
Vittoria Scognamiglio Vittoria Scognamiglio ... Directrice de l'atelier
Brady Corbet ... David, hommes d'affaires Squibb
Anaïs Couette Anaïs Couette
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Yves Saint Laurent's life from 1967 to 1976, during which time the famed fashion designer was at the peak of his career.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphic nudity/strong sexual situations, substance abuse throughout and some language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

This was one of the two films about Yves Saint-Laurent to be released in 2014 and to be nominated for Best Actor award at the 2015 Césars. See more »

Goofs

The translator in the boardroom scene mistranslated the sales numbers: in French she's told the sales increased from 1.3m up to 2.6m, but she translates it to English as 1.6m up to 2.3m. See more »

Quotes

Loulou de la Falaise: This is style. Fashion passes like a train.
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Crazy Credits

The actors are listed without the names of the characters they're playing. See more »

Connections

References The Man Who Loved Women (1977) See more »

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Ave Maria
Composed by Franz Schubert
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Lavishly monotonous
8 February 2016 | by cekadahSee all my reviews

If you want to drown in a sea of poseurs and take two and one half hours to do it, then this flick is just your perfect rusty old skiff.

Honestly two and one half hours of poseurs, poseurs, poseurs, poseurs. Poseurs smoking, smoking, smoking! Poseurs drinking, drinking, drinking. Poseurs on drugs, dope, drugs, dope, etc. Poseurs in elegant surroundings, fancy over decorated rooms. Poseurs in clothes that look like they were heisted from a mob bosses closet.

Poseurs whispering, whispering, whispering! There is dialog in this flick but the entire cast seemed reluctant to actually speak it in a normal vocal tone. More poseurs, male, female. Party poseurs! Parties in very artsy settings. More lavish rooms for this cast of poseurs to be photographed in. And somewhere squeezed into this sea of monotonous poseurs is a story, an actual plot line. But you will drown long before you become aware of it!


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Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

24 September 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Saint Laurent See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$36,000, 10 May 2015

Gross USA:

$429,477

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,202,241
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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