Tag: Jacques Rivette

Merry-Go-Round (1980) 6.8

Merry-Go-Round (1980)

Storyline:Elizabeth sends telegrams to her old boyfriend Ben in NYC and to her younger sister Leo in Rome to join her in Paris, where she is selling her dead father's estate. When Ben and Leo arrive, a mysterious adve...

The Gang of Four (1989) 7

The Gang of Four (1989)

Storyline:A drama following 4 women at stage school. Considered by some to be the summation of director Jacques Rivette's work as a whole.User Reviews: Gang of Four is my first Rivette, so I cannot comment on how clas...

Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974) 7.5

Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974)

Storyline:A mysteriously linked pair of young women find their daily lives preempted by a strange boudoir melodrama that plays itself out in a hallucinatory parallel reality. Written by David Watson &l...

Joan the Maid 1: The Battles (1994) 7.1

Joan the Maid 1: The Battles (1994)

Storyline:A part of Joan of Arc's life. At the beginning, Jeanne (Joan) has already left Domremy, she is trying to convince a captain to escort her to the Dauphin. It ends during Jeanne's first battle, at Orleans. Mea...

Joan the Maid 2: The Prisons (1994) 7.3

Joan the Maid 2: The Prisons (1994)

Storyline:Film about the later life of Joan Of Arc including her trial and execution.User Reviews: Sandrine Bonnaire captured my attention in this old early 90s movie which can give the impression that it's 60s or 70s...

The Nun (1966) 7.6

The Nun (1966)

Storyline:In eighteenth-century France a girl (Suzanne Simonin) is forced against her will to take vows as a nun. Three mothers superior (Madame de Moni, Sister Sainte-Christine, and Madame de Chelles) treat her in ra...