Une femme mariée: Suite de fragments d'un film tourné en 1964 (A Married Woman)
Une femme mariée: Suite de fragments d'un film tourné en 1964 (A Married Woman) (1964)

Director Jean-Luc Godard narrates this study of a married woman who begins an affair with another man. After becoming pregnant, she is unable to figure out which man is the father of her son and must choose between the two. ~ Iotis… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 4, 1964
DVD Release Date: June 2, 2009
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Critic Score: 81% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

A thoughtful, probing exercise in erotic stagnation - no less engaging for lacking pulpiness.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

If Jean-Luc Godard isn't careful he is going to shoot his way right out of the avant-garde -- out of the idolatrous affection of all those cinema buffs who go for movies that are formless and obscure.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a series of nonsensical, infuriatingly abstract sequences and interludes.

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Calum Marsh
Village Voice

An extraordinarily rich and provocative picture in its own right.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

This is still Godard's view of life in France in 1964, and one of his most sociological films, as well as one of his most formally accomplished.

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Dan Jardine

Godard commodifies his actors in the same way that the world of advertising does. So, because Charlotta is immersed in this world, she experiences life the same way, in fragments, snippets and whispered sound bites.

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Time Out

Relatively minor Godard.

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Gerald Peary
Arts Fuse

I appreciate the effort to bring back this rarely seen early Godard. But there are reasons this movie hasn't been previously revived

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Fernando F. Croce

A continuous, penetrating dance of misogyny and feminism

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Flixster Audience Score: 84% Flixster User Reviews
Elvira B
<p>Une Femme Mariée is Godard's examination of a married woman who is having an affair. Through short takes weaved together by fade-outs, he explores… More
Eric Broome
It's hard to resist comparing "A Married Woman" with "A Woman Is a Woman" and "My Life to Live," two other female portraits… More