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Rated NC-17 · 179 min. · 2013

Drama



This Cannes Film Festival winner—also known as That Three-Hour Movie with the French Lesbians—is not some playful, titillating romp through Sapphic wonderland. It's out to capture a relationship, in this case between two ladies, from its incessantly ecstatic beginning to its painful, inevitable end. Co-writer/director Abdellatif Kechiche (The Secret of the Grain) adapts the tragic, same-sex love story from Julie Maroh's graphic novel and creates his own epic take on relationships. The film's extended length may be a comment on how people view relationships in epic terms: The problems of two people may not amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world, but to those two people, it's the whole damn world!


See our full review: Cannes winner <i>Blue Is the Warmest Color</i> comes to town

Cannes winner Blue Is the Warmest Color comes to town

This Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or winner is out to capture a relationship from its ecstatic beginning to its painful, inevitable end. »

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche
Writer: Julie Maroh and Abdellatif Kechiche
Cast: Adèle Exarchopoulos, Léa Seydoux, Jeremie Laheurte, Catherine Salée, Aurélien Recoing, Sandor Funtek, Karim Saidi, Baya Rehaz and Aurelie Lemanceau

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