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The Earrings of Madame de...

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The Earrings of Madame de...

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
100 minutes
performer:
Danielle Darrieux
director:
Marcel Ophuls
genre:
Drama, Foreign Language

We gave it an A

A socialite (Darrieux) hocks her diamonds to pay her shopping debts, sparking a series of lies, heartbreak, and tragedy in The Earrings of Madame de…. Max Ophuls? finest French work gets the full Criterion treatment, including a booklet with the 1951 source novel — it?s as savage and mesmerizing as the film. A