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Last Tango In Paris

NC-17| 2 hr. 10 min.

Plot Summary
Distraught following his wife's suicide, American hotelier Paul (Marlon Brando) becomes transfixed by the beautiful younger Frenchwoman Jeanne (Maria Schneider) when he meets her by chance at an apartment both are attempting to rent. The couple begin an extended but purely anonymous sexual relationship in which they do not even tell each other their names, but it soon becomes clear that the couple's deliberate level of disassociation cannot continue.

Cast: Marlon Brando , Maria Schneider , Jean-Pierre Léaud , Darling Legitimus , Catherine Sola , Mauro Marchetti , Dan Diament ,

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci

Genres: Drama

Distributor: United Artists, MGM Home Entertainment

Last Tango In Paris (1972)

Release Date: July 15th, 1992|2 hr. 10 min.

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  • May 30, 2010 drarthurwells
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    A tale of loss and grief, desperation, sex as a path to love, rejection, and tragedy. Beautifully done in all respects.

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Framed: Last Tango in Paris

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Alison Nastasi on February 24, 2011

It's almost intimidating to write anything about Bernardo Bertolucci's 'Last Tango in Paris.' Pauline Kael's analysis of the 1972 film starring Marlon Brando and Maria Schneider has been describe...

Best in Blu-ray: 'Last Tango,' 'President's Men,' 'Network,' 'Rain Man,' 'Summer Wars'

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Peter Martin on February 15, 2011

Best in Blu-ray sifts through the week's new releases, recommending titles for both the Blu-ray veteran and newbie, and reporting on the most intriguing rental. Look for it every Tuesday. For ...

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Posted by
Harley W. Lond on February 10, 2011

Maria Schneider was only 19 years old when director Bernardo Bertolucci cast her as Marlon Brando's lover in the shocking-for-its-time 'Last Tango in Paris,' a film that explored sex, love, manipulati...

'Last Tango in Paris' Actress Maria Schneider Dead at 58

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on February 3, 2011

Following a long illness, French actress Maria Schneider has died in Paris at the age of 58. Almost 40 years ago, she made an indelible impact on Hollywood, moving from model to actress and sta...

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