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Quatre nuits d'un rêveur AKA Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)

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Quatre nuits d'un rêveur AKA Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)


Post by joachimt » June 11th, 2017, 7:03 pm

Film of the Week #180: Quatre nuits d'un rêveur AKA Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)


The 'dreamer' is Jacques, a young painter, who by chance runs into Marthe as she's contemplating suicide on the Pont-Neuf in Paris. They talk, and agree to see each other again the next night. Gradually, he discovers that her lover promised to meet her on the bridge that night, and he failed to turn up. Over the next couple of nights, Jacques falls in love with her - but on the fourth night her original lover returns...

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#441 (-232, #209) Quatre nuits d'un rêveur (1971, Robert Bresson) [Four Nights of a Dreamer] - Points: 295.18 Votes: 8 Checks: 310 (IMDb)
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Post by nimimerkillinen » June 11th, 2017, 9:19 pm

saw it in theater. really liked it then but can't remember much from it anymore

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Post by weirdboy » June 13th, 2017, 3:15 am

It's like a really depressing version of Sleepless in Seattle.

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Post by Ebbywebby » June 13th, 2017, 8:14 am

Saw this awhile ago and hated it SO much. Bresson drives me absolutely bananas at times.

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