L' Ennui
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Based on the novel of Alberto Moravia, "L'Ennui" tells us the story of a philosphy teacher (Charles Berling) who, just separated from his wife, meets the young and buxom Cecilia, former model of a painter who died making love to her. As their relationship grows, we fall with Berling into despair (when he is unable to quit her even if he wants to) and even jealousy. The famous scholar cannot find relief in his knowledge, nor in his irritated former wife and is therefore condemned to wander alone, following this woman, directly out from a Renoir painting, he love and despise at the… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 54%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A solid achievement."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"Never gets more than skin-deep into its characters."
‑ Doris Toumarkine, Film Journal International
"While emotion runs high, the movie runs out of dramatic steam too quickly."
‑ Arthur Lazere, culturevulture.net
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