La Collectionneuse
La Collectionneuse (1966)

La Collectionneuse is the third of director Eric Rohmer's "Six contes moraux" (six moral tales), and also the first of the series to attain full feature-length status (each of the first two entries, La Boulangere de Monceau… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1966
DVD Release Date: April 25, 2000
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tom Milne
Time Out

Wryly and delightfully witty.

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Fernando F. Croce

A translucent comedy of procrastination

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film radiates with the charms derived from so-called sophisticated pleasures and a sneaky sense of perversion.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

It's as if the film were a kind of living notebook for what Rohmer was to do later, with greater ease and refinement.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

Almendros captures the beauty of Politoff and the scenery with an acute sense of detail.

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

Rohmer's impossibly light, graceful way of posing profound moral questions hasn't yet wholly coalesced, though this 1966 film does have his soft, slow rhythm.

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Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Rohmer delivers a study of self-rationalization at its finest.

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Robert Brogan
La Collectionneuse makes an effort and winds up being silly. This is fine if you are easy-going and collect French films from the 60s. If not, you may find the… More