The Hurried Man (1977)

The Hurried Man (1977)

Released: 1977
Genre: Drama, Genre
Director: Édouard Molinaro
Starring: Monica Guerritore, Mireille Darc, Alain Delon, ,
Run time: 91 min
IMDb: 6.5/10
Country: France
Views: 195141


Pierre Nioux is a charming wealthy self-made dealer of arts and antiques, who lives in a hurry without spending time. When he buys a disputed house in the country, the daughter of the former owner, Edwige, meets his in a judicial contest and ends getting married with him. Pierre has a serious beginning of a heart attack, but he is disputing an expensive and rare Etruscan vase and does not pay much attention to his doctor. Meanwhile, Edwige gets pregnant and although loving him, she leaves home and hides herself from Pierre, who wants to anticipate her delivery in order to not waste nine months. Will he get the vase?
Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
User Reviews: The film is based on a wonderful novel written by Paul Morand in 1940-1941 (not in in the 30’s as mentionned in the other comment).

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