Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

The Immortal Story (Histoire immortelle)

Directed by


Starring
Jeanne Moreau Jeanne Moreau
Virginie Ducrot
Orson Welles Orson Welles
Mr. Charles Clay
Roger Coggio Roger Coggio
Elishama Levinsky
Norman Eshley Norman Eshley
Paul, the sailor
Fernando Rey Fernando Rey
Merchant telling Clay's history


Written by (View all)
Karen Blixen Karen Blixen
novel
Louise de Vilmorin Louise de Vilmorin


Lists

98 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6005 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 7 years, 1 month ago 11 comments
36 votes
French "Fantastique" Cinema (1900 - 2000) (95 items)
list by Rath
Published 5 years, 5 months ago
31 votes
Listal's 100 Greatest Movies Of The 60's (129 items)
list by Michael M
Published 6 years, 11 months ago 37 comments
28 votes
Films watched - katselut 2018 (101 items)
list by Cuomi
Published 6 months, 1 week ago
25 votes
100 Favorite Films (100 items)
list by mika_
Published 6 years, 1 month ago 2 comments

View all The Immortal Story lists (9 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all The Immortal Story pictures (14 more)
Description: Orson Welles’s first color film and final completed fictional feature, The Immortal Story is a moving and wistful adaptation of a tale by Isak Dinesen. Welles stars as a wealthy merchant in nineteenth-century Macao, who becomes obsessed with bringing to life an oft-related anecdote about a rich man who gives a poor sailor a small sum of money to impregnate his wife. Also starring an ethereal Jeanne Moreau, this jewel-like film, dreamily shot by Willy Kurant and suffused with the music of Erik Satie, is a brooding, evocative distillation of Welles’s artistic interests—a story about the nature of storytelling and the fine li ... (more)
Release date: 18 September 1968
Tags: Drama (3), Legend (2), French (2), Old Legend (1), Foreign Language Adaptation (1), Nineteenth Century (1), Death (1), 1968 (1), Melancholy (1), Mortality (1), Power (1), Sailor (1), HQ (1), 60's (1), Based On Novel (1), Foreign Language (1), Cult Director (1), Impotence (1), Memory (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Cuomi added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
Cuomi added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Cuomi rated this 6/10 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Barehand rated this 7/10 1 month, 3 weeks ago
samcro rated this 5/10 3 months, 1 week ago
Beefheart added this to wanted list 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Leviathan added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Criterion (961 movies items)
Hoplaa rated this 4/10 5 months, 4 weeks ago
D-McH rated this 7/10 6 months ago
Paloma1996 added this to wanted list 7 months, 1 week ago
jedidarrick rated this 9/10 7 months, 1 week ago
JxSxPx rated this 8/10 1 year ago
HI-FI a go-go added this to wanted list 1 year, 2 months ago
legato rated this 8/10 1 year, 6 months ago
ToonHead2102 added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
ToonHead2102 rated this 6/10 1 year, 9 months ago
robot2xl rated this 7/10 2 years, 1 month ago
CD Smiles added this to wanted list 2 years, 2 months ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block