L' Ennui
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Cedric Kahn directed this erotic French drama about sexual obsession. Separated from his wife, Martin (Charles Berling) is intrigued when he sees an elderly painter with plump teen Cecilia (Sophie Guillemin). When he later learns that the man has died, Martin meets Cecilia, and asks her intimate questions about her relationship with the painter. Martin begins a passionate affair with the detached Cecilia, who offers only monosyllabic responses to his detailed probing questions. When Martin learns Cecilia is seeing a man much younger than himself, his full-bloomed fixation pushes him over an… 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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