• Madame Bovary (2015)

Madame Bovary

Release Date: June 12th, 2015

DVD Release Date: August 4th, 2015

R |1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary

Trapped in a loveless marriage and desperate for excitement, a doctor's wife (Mia Wasikowska) seeks love and fulfillment outside the bonds of matrimony.

Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Rhys Ifans, Ezra Miller, Logan Marshall-Green, Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Laura Carmichael, Olivier Gourmet, Paul Giamatti

Director: Sophie Barthes

Genres: Romance , Historical drama

Production Co: Scope Pictures, Left Field Ventures, A-Company Filmproduktion

Keywords: Transformation , Father , Emotional , Wife ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Clayton DillardSlant Magazine

    Sophie Barthes neglects to thoroughly conceive of Emma's plight, instead making only sporadic gestures to it. show more

  • 40
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Unfortunately, Barthes brings nothing new to the familiar story. show more

  • 40
    James RocchiTheWrap

    Watching Madame Bovary, you find yourself wishing that Barthes had done something, anything with Flaubert’s novel other than slap it up on the screen as yet another tale of woe from long ago. show more

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