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The Rules of the Game (La règle du jeu) (1939)

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Jenny Hélia Jenny Hélia
La servante
Geo Forster Geo Forster
Un invité
Henri Cartier-Bresson Henri Cartier-Bresson
Le domestique anglais
Nora Gregor Nora Gregor
Christine de la Cheyniest
Léon Larive Léon Larive
Le cuisinier
Eddy Debray Eddy Debray
Corneille, le majordome
Jean Renoir Jean Renoir
Octave
Pierre Magnier Pierre Magnier
Le général


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7 years, 3 months ago at Jul 17 16:44
This film's about being someone who experiences life with great passion and sensitivity, with wonderful and horrible insight into others, and therefore both a deeper love and a deeper hurt, a sensitivity which will always necessarily leave you on the outside. Renoir knew more about what it took to truly love others than any other film maker, but at the end even Octave has to walk away from the den... read more
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Renoir's look at bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II. An assorted cast of characters - the rich and their poor servants - meet up at a French chateau for various reasons and the result is murder.
Release date: 9 July 1939
UPC: 037429180624
Tags: French (8), 1930s (8), Drama (7), France (7), Comedy (6), 1939 (5), Hunting (5), Satire (5), Mistaken Identity (3), Infidelity (3), Murder (3), Tyrolese (2), Intrigue (2), Theft (2), Fired From The Job (2), Chateau (2), Aristocrat (2), Aviator (2), Friend (2)
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