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After Sex

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After Sex

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
genre:
Erotic, Foreign Language, Drama

We gave it a B-

An adulterous affair gone bad in a Hollywood movie means Fatal Attraction, but in a foreign film, it means losing everything and writhing and moaning alone in anguish. So goes this sophisticated, multilayered French drama about a 40-year- old book editor (cowriter-director-star Rouan) who gets lost in a sexy tryst with a swarthy younger man (Terral). Rouan’s realistic look at love is brave, but her character lingers much too long in heartbreak hell. Reel Goodies (0:57) Rouan head-butts the rapscallion who stole her heart. The Last Detail The film played theaters as Post Coitum. B-

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