Savage Souls Poster

Release Date: 2001

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary
Based on the celebrated novel by Jean Giono and set in 1880s Provence, "Les Âmes Fortes" tells the story of Thérèse (Laetitia Casta), a passionate serving girl, who rises to respectability under the patronage of a wealthy local couple (John Malkovich) and (Arielle Dombasle). When they are destroyed as a consequence of their generosity, Thérèse resolves never again to rely upon mercy. Using her fierce beauty, she becomes a woman who will stop at nothing to determine her own destiny.

Cast: Laetitia Casta, Frédéric Diefenthal, Arielle Dombasle, John Malkovich, Charles Berling, Johan Leysen, Christian Vadim, Carlos López

Director: Raoul Ruiz

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Husband, France, Intense, Sacrifice, Friendship, Fall, Love, Friend, 1980s, Mystery, Marriage, Passionate, Wife, Melodramatic