Les Bonnes Femmes (The Good Girls)
Les Bonnes Femmes (The Good Girls) (1960)

The four young women work at the same place and each has to put up with a lecherous supervisor who talks out of one side of his mouth about good morals while the other side has the opposite message. One of the women, Jane (Bernadette… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1960
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2000
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Dennis Schwartz
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Chabrol's scathing commentary on bourgeoisie values, complicity and guilt.

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Tom Block

...puts a universal face on lives of noisy desperation

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Reid Volk
Claude Chabrol's Les Bonnes Femmes is a scathing indictment of a patriarchal society that actively suppresses the female spirit. From the onset, Chabrol… More
Emily B.
We are all aware of the genius of Godard and Truffaut, but Claude Chabrol's early film seems to be a bit of an unsung gem of the Nouvelle Vague. Four… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Les Bonnes Femmes" is an early Claude Chabrol film about four young women who work in a shop in Paris - Rita, Jacqueline,… More
Tom S.
I wanted to know more about that Bernadette Lafont character, but they left her and failed to sub in anyone as interesting.