L'Enfer
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This French drama about the relationship between an insanely jealous man and his wife took 30 years to make. Since its inception by the late director Henri-Georges Clouzot the film was plagued with bad luck. He began filming it in 1964. There are only two characters in the film and on the third day of shooting the female lead became gravely ill. Later during rehearsals with a new actress, the director had a heart attack. Though he lived until 1977, he never got around to finishing it. The script was passed on to producer Marin Karmitz by Clouzot's widow. Paul wanted to buy the beautiful… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's a riveting study in psychological perversion done with a taut, razor-sharp style, by a witty director who is at the top-of-his game."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A gripping and clever offering from one of Hitchcock's brightest heirs."
‑ Dan Lybarger, Nitrate Online
"Even if it is too much a stripped down genre piece to reach dizzying heights, L'Enfer does an admirable job of exploring the depths of one disturbed man's psyche."
‑ Jeremy Heilman, MovieMartyr.com
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