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1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
In 1920s France, an unhappily married woman (Audrey Tautou) makes an unwise decision when she tries to break free from her boring husband (Gilles Lellouche) and stifled existence.

Cast: Audrey Tautou , Gilles Lellouche , Anaïs Demoustier , Catherine Arditi , Isabelle Sadoyan , Francis Perrin , Jean-Claude Calon , Max Morel

Director: Claude Miller

Genres: Drama

Distributor: MPI

Thérèse Desqueyroux (2012)

Release Date: August 23rd, 2013|1 hr. 50 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    While there's a certain staid feeling to the production, it does deliver a solid working-over to the era's gentry. show more

  • 80
    New York Daily News

    Audrey Tautou trades in Amelie’s wide-eyed sprite look for le sourpuss in this sober yet fascinating take on aristocratic social mores between the wars. show more

  • 50
    Peter Keough Boston Globe

    The film looks great, boasting all the elegant period details that are expected in tasteful French adaptations of treasured national literature, with beautifully photographed Bordeaux landscapes and luxurious interiors. As for the human element, however, the mood is more apathetic than tragic. show more

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