Une liaison pornographique (An Affair of Love) (A Pornographic Affair)
Une liaison pornographique (An Affair of Love) (A Pornographic Affair) (1999)

In this tantalizing drama, Nathalie Baye and Sergi Lopez give heartfelt performances as lovers who meet through a personal ad and adjourn to a Paris hotel to act out their sexual fantasies. But the couple's weekly rendezvous leads to… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 1, 1999
DVD Release Date: January 23, 2001
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ted Murphy
Murphy's Movie Reviews

AN AFFAIR OF LOVE is that rare and much sought-after commodity, -- an adult love story presented with intelligence and craftsmanship.

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Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

Committed performances and a teasing structure give weight to this minor enterprise.

Gary Mairs

Baye is left stranded, a performance too strong for a film this slight to contain.

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Michael Dequina

A refreshingly mature look at sexuality: these are people over 30 enjoying active sex lives and able to intelligently examine their actions and the consequences.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Offers a multidimensional and richly textured exploration of sexuality.

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Elias Savada
Nitrate Online

Belgian director Frédéric Fonteyne's second feature is a short but ultimately tedious affair.

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Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

wonderfully mature look at adult relationships

Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

What made this movie so wonderful was the little details.

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Peter Henne
Film Journal International

In a movie that bets the farm on delicate balancing, An Affair of Love comes close but doesn't quite strike the needed equilibriums.

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