L'Été meurtrier (One Deadly Summer)
L'Été meurtrier (One Deadly Summer) (1983)

In this tragic tale of misunderstanding, obsession, and increasing madness, "she," a beautiful young woman (Isabelle Adjani) settles into a small town in the south of France with her introverted mother (Maria Machado) and… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1983
DVD Release Date: May 11, 2010
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Clayton Dillard
Slant Magazine

Isabelle Adjani is la belle image and femme fatale in One Deadly Summer, Jean Becker's enticing noir pastiche, now available in a serviceable Blu-ray package from Bayview Entertainment.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It is difficult to feel sympathetic to someone so bent on getting revenge.

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Carlos Magalhães
An interesting character study that benefits from a strong performance by Adjani as a beautiful young woman bent on revenge. Even so, the story is not only… More
Stephen M
A fairly decent adaptation of a good psychological thriller by Sébastien Japrisot, scripted by the author himself. The trouble with it is, the book's… More