The Last Mistress Poster

Release Date: June 27th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
After notorious libertine Ryno de Marigny (Fu'ad Ait Aatou) wins the hand of Hermangarde (Roxane Mesquida), the most marriageable young woman in all the French aristocracy, he breaks off a decade-long relationship with his mistress, Vellini (Asia Argento). When rumor of his affair with Vellini reaches Hermangarde's family, her elderly grandmother confronts him and forces him to tell her the story of their love. Meanwhile, Vellini may not accept rejection that easily.

Cast: Asia Argento, Fu'ad Ait Aatou, Roxane Mesquida, Yolande Moreau, Michaël Lonsdale, Anne Parillaud, Amira Casar, Lio

Director: Catherine Breillat

Genres: Drama

Production Co: CB (Catherine Breillat) Films, StudioCanal, Centre National de la Cinematographie, TPS Star, Flach Film, Région Ile-de-France, Canal+, Buskin FIlms, France 3 Cinema

Distributors: IFC First Take

Keywords: Forbidden love, Temptation, Rivalry, Love triangle, Transformation, Marriage, Witty

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