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The Maneater (2012)

La mante religieuse (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 4 June 2014 (France)
Jezebel is a nihilistic artist who hides her fragility by living a fast-paced, promiscuous lifestyle. After attending her father's funeral, the sultry temptress finds herself attracted to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mylène Jampanoï ... Jezabel
Marc Ruchmann Marc Ruchmann ... Le père David
Mathilde Bisson Mathilde Bisson ... Erika
Arben Bajraktaraj ... Stan
Aurélien Jegou ... Greg
Geneviève Casile Geneviève Casile ... Mere supérieure (as Geneviève Casile de la Comédie Française)
Nicole Gueden Nicole Gueden ... Mme Marguerite
Olivier Galfione Olivier Galfione ... L'homme marié
Patricia Malvoisin Patricia Malvoisin ... La mère de Jezabel
Alban Aumard Alban Aumard ... Le concierge
Jean-Pierre Aussant Jean-Pierre Aussant ... Le journaliste
Alexandre Brik Alexandre Brik ... Miss Daisy
Maria-Christina Costoso Maria-Christina Costoso ... La femme du concierge
Odile Delbeke Odile Delbeke ... Amie de Mme Marguerite
Flora Djien Flora Djien ... Loretta
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Jezebel is a nihilistic artist who hides her fragility by living a fast-paced, promiscuous lifestyle. After attending her father's funeral, the sultry temptress finds herself attracted to David, a handsome, earnest young priest. While David wrestles with the earthly desires elicited by this new temptress, jaded Jezebel tries to comprehend his deeply-rooted faith.

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Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

4 June 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Maneater See more »

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Budget:

EUR1,800,000 (estimated)
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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The female lead character is named Jézabel. A first name which, in the Holy Book, means a very evil and disgusting character. See more »

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