Loulou (1980)

Isabelle Huppert stars as Nelly, a woman trapped in a drab marriage who falls into the arms of Loulou (Gerard Depardieu), an uneducated small-time hood whose raw sensuality sweeps her off of her feet.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 8, 1980
DVD Release Date: April 24, 2001
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anton Bitel

This examination of class, love and sexual politics is full of nuanced observations of character, even as its narrative staggers and reels like a drunk negotiating a dark road.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Attractive leads and an unusual story approach outweigh the flm's defects.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Loulou is a dance macabre of three individuals trying to decide whether or not they want to change their lives.

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Dimitris Springer
The sensuality in this movie derives from the vagabond lifestyle of both main characters,that supernatural entity inside their souls spreading like a favorable… More