The Night Heaven Fell
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This Brigitte Bardot vehicle is better known by its American title, The Night Heaven Fell. Bardot plays a young, sensuous French girl named Ursula, who arrives in a Spanish mountain community to visit her aunt (Alida Valli) and uncle (Pepe Nieto). It isn't long before uncle is killed by handsome stranger Lamberto (Stephen Boyd). Against her better judgement, Ursula falls in love with Lamberto, and helps him to elude the authorities-thereby beating her Aunt (who also loves Lamberto) to the punch . The Night Heaven Fell was the third feature-length directorial effort of Bardot's… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"[Roger] Vadim sells the picture by getting his wife out of her dresses and into lingerie, nighties, and less as often as possible."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Seanax.com
"Although shot in gorgeous Technicolor and widescreen CinemaScope, the film is dark and psychologically dense."
‑ James Kendrick, Q Network Film Desk
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