Tag: Isabelle Huppert

Amateur (1994) 6.9

Amateur (1994)

Storyline:Isabelle is an ex-nun waiting for her special mission from God. In the meantime, she is making a living writing pornography. She meets Thomas, a sweet, confused amnesiac who cannot remember that he used to b...

Time of the Wolf (2003) 6.6

Time of the Wolf (2003)

Storyline:In an undefined time, the environment has been totally destroyed and now the water is contaminated and the animals have been burned. Georges Laurent travels with her wife Anne Laurent, their teenage daughter...

Mama Weed (2020) 6

Mama Weed (2020)

Storyline:Based on the novel by Hannelore Cayre, the story centers around Patience Portefeux, an underpaid, overworked French-Arabic translator in charge of phone surveillance for a narcotics police unit. When she rea...

Malina (1991) 6.4

Malina (1991)

Storyline:A female writer and her relationships with two different men, one joyous and one introverted.User Reviews: Malina is incredibly complex drama on the nature of insanity and to watch it, especially in the begi...

Pure as Snow (2019) 5.3

Pure as Snow (2019)

Storyline:Claire, a beautiful young woman works at her late father's hotel that is now managed by her evil stepmother Maud. Claire unwittingly sparks uncontrollable jealousy in Maud, whose young lover has fallen in lo...

Amour (2012) 7.9

Amour (2012)

Storyline:Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harro...

Coup de Torchon (1981) 7.5

Coup de Torchon (1981)

Storyline:1938, in a French african colony. Lucien Cordier is the cop of this village, populated with blacks and a few whites (usually racialist and lustful). He is a washout, everyone (including his wife Huguette) hu...

Entre Nous (1983) 7.1

Entre Nous (1983)

Storyline:In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she me...

The Piano Teacher (2001) 7.5

The Piano Teacher (2001)

Storyline:Erika Kohut is a pianist, teaching music. Schubert and Schumann are her forte, but she's not quite at concert level. She's approaching middle age, living with her mother who is domineering then submissive; E...

Mrs. Hyde (2017) 5.2

Mrs. Hyde (2017)

Storyline:Mrs. Géquil is a teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she immediately feels reinvigorated and becomes a better and mor...

Every Man for Himself (1980) 6.8

Every Man for Himself (1980)

Storyline:An examination of sexual relationships, in which three protagonists interact in different combinations.User Reviews: An examination of sexual relationships, in which three protagonists interact in different ...

Story of Women (1988) 7.5

Story of Women (1988)

Storyline:Marie Latour, a woman of limited schooling, raises two children in a ratty flat during World War II in occupied France. In 1941, her husband Paul returns from German captivity, too weak to hold a job. Marie ...

Les destinées (2000) 6.7

Les destinées (2000)

Storyline:In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife - and more talk when he decides to take her back. By this tim...

La Cérémonie (1995) 7.6

La Cérémonie (1995)

Storyline:The upper-class owner of a gallery, Catherine Lelievre, hires the efficient and quiet maid Sophie to work in the family manor in the French countryside. Her husband Georges Lelievre, who is an opera lover, h...

White Material (2009) 6.9

White Material (2009)

Storyline:Denis revisits Africa, this time exploring a place rife with civil and racial conflict. A white French family outlawed in its home and attempting to save its coffee plantation connects with a black hero also...

Heaven’s Gate (1980) 6.8

Heaven’s Gate (1980)

Storyline:Harvard graduate James Averill is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected...

Frankie (2019) 4.9

Frankie (2019)

Storyline:About three generations of a family grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in the historic town of Sintra, Portugal.User Reviews:

8 Women (2002) 7.0

8 Women (2002)

Storyline:Eight women gather to celebrate Christmas in a snowbound cottage, only to find the family patriarch dead with a knife in his back. Trapped in the house, every woman becomes a suspect, each having her own mot...

Dormant Beauty (2012) 6.5

Dormant Beauty (2012)

Storyline:A mosaic of several intertwined stories questioning the meaning of life, love and hope, set during the last six days in the life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who spent 17 years in a vegetative state.User...

Things to Come (2016) 7

Things to Come (2016)

Storyline:Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her...

The Bedroom Window (1987) 6.4

The Bedroom Window (1987)

Storyline:Terry is having an affair with his boss' wife Sylvia. One night after an office party they are together and Sylvia witnesses an attack on Denise from Terry's bedroom window. She doesn't want to expose their ...

Private Property (2006) 7

Private Property (2006)

Storyline:Since Luc granted a divorce to Pascale ten years ago, he paid generous alimony and left a fine country house as long as their twin sons remain at home. Pascale always acted as if she was the provider and hea...

Greta (2018) 6.1

Greta (2018)

Storyline:A young woman befriends a lonely widow who's harboring a dark and deadly agenda toward her.User Reviews: "Greta" follows naive, goodhearted Frances (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young woman who has moved...

Greta (2018) 6.2

Greta (2018)

Storyline:A young woman befriends a lonely widow who's harboring a dark and deadly agenda toward her.User Reviews: The whole "eccentric stalker" psychological thriller sub genre has honestly jumped the shark...