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1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
An enigmatic actress (Emmanuelle Seigner) may have a hidden agenda when she auditions for a part in a misogynistic writer's (Mathieu Amalric) play.

Cast: Emmanuelle Seigner , Mathieu Amalric ,

Director: Roman Polanski

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: IFC Films

Venus in Fur (2013)

Release Date: June 20th, 2014|1 hr. 35 min.

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fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Pay attention to the camera, and you will see that Polanski is a clinician. He is in the thrall of no one. show more

  • 100
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Wickedly smart and wickedly playful, Roman Polanski's adaptation of David Ives' Tony-nominated Venus in Fur works on so many levels, it's almost dizzying. show more

  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Polanski views things so mischievously that the naughtiness is neutered long before sniveling Thomas is tied to a pole. He’s a captive not only to Vanda, but also to all the dull, reductive mind games. show more

  • June 28, 2014 Larry
    Report This User

    I saw the play, which I found very interesting and sexy. The movie never captured the heat and came off flat.

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'Venus in Fur' Trailer: When Does the Acting End and the Truth Begin? (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Apr 4th, 2014 6:00PM

Roman Polanski must really love Broadway; the director is once again adapting a Tony-winning play to follow up 2011's "Carnage." This time, he takes on "Venus in Fur" from writer David Ives. A...

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