Partner (1968)

A man manages to make an exact duplicate of himself. The double is alike in every way, except he succeeds in all things the man tries to achieve but fails at miserably. Jacob (Pierre Clementi) watches as his double seduces women, dominates… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 25, 2005
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Time Out

Aggressively 'new wave.'

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Tom Dawson
Total Film

More than just a storytelling stunt, it's a fraught, revealing portrait of a brand-crazed and emotionally arrested society.

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Nora Sayre
New York Times

The specific meaning of many of the scenes is obscure, but the total effect is that of youthful explosion of movie talent.

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Partner's unchained energy and its willingness to raise questions and even provide some answers still make for compelling viewing.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

Bernardo Bertolucci's third and seldom-shown feature is very much a reflection of its period -- 1968 -- but no less fascinating for that.

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El Hombre Invisible
An inspiration for Fight Club, for sure, Bertolucci's film is, undoubtedly, an art film. The narrative is almost non-existent, and the plot is thin. It… More