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Alphaville (Alphaville, une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution) (1965)

Alphaville
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Eddie Constantine

Eddie Constantine

Lemmy Caution
Anna Karina

Anna Karina

Natacha von Braun
Akim Tamiroff

Akim Tamiroff

Henri Dickson
Valérie Boisgel

Valérie Boisgel

2nd Seductress Third Class
Jean-Louis Comolli

Jean-Louis Comolli

Prof. Jeckell
Michel Delahaye

Michel Delahaye

von Braun's Assistant
Jean-André Fieschi

Jean-André Fieschi

Prof. Heckell
Christa Lang

Christa Lang

1st Seductress Third Class


Written by
Paul Eluard

Paul Eluard

poem Capitale de la douleur


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Worth checking out, but it won't work for everyone

2 years, 4 months ago at Jan 26 12:14
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"Sometimes reality is too complex for oral communication. But legend embodies it in a form which enables it to spread all over the world."

Avid sci-fi addicts looking to check out 1965's Alphaville will likely wind up disappointed. This is not a traditional science fiction movie, but instead a hardcore Jean-Luc Godard flick carrying sci-fi undertones. Compared to a commercial produc... read more
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A detective named Lemmy comes to a futuristic city that has outlawed self-expression to destroy the totalitarian state which is run by a computer, and he falls in love with the daughter of the scientist who invented the system.
Release date: 5 May 1965
UPC: 037429130926
1960s (12), Sci-fi (11), France (10), Dystopia (8), Drama (7), Future (7), Neo Noir (6), 1965 (6), French (5), Nudity (4), Romance (4), Black & White (4), Thriller (4), B/w (3), Avant Garde (3), 60's (3), Neon (3), Science Fiction (3), Bible (3), Computer (3)
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"Director: Jean-Luc Godard Plot: A U.S. secret agent is sent to the distant space city of Alphaville where he must find a missing person and free the city from its tyrannical ruler. I've written a full review of this movie which is worth reading if you want my analysis, but here's the thing: Alphaville is pretty freaking slow-moving, occasionally boring. You appreciate the film's various themes and satiric messages from a film critic standpoint, but as someone who likes to watch movies, I have "


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Worth checking out, but it won't work for everyone

“"Sometimes reality is too complex for oral communication. But legend embodies it in a form which enables it to spread all over the world."

Avid sci-fi addicts looking to check out 1965's Alphaville will likely wind up disappointed. This is not a traditional science fiction movie, but instead a hardcore Jean-Luc Godard flick carrying sci-fi undertones. Compared to a commercial product like Minority Report, Alphaville looks woefully under-produced and cheap, but only superficially. At its core, this is an thoughtful treatise on technology and society that intertwines film noir and sci-fi, and its ostensibly slipshod appearance is a part of the satirical slant. Godard originally wanted to name the film Tarzan vs. IBM, a title which perfectly encapsulates the essence of Alphaville. T” read more

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