The Widow Couderc -aka- Le Veuve Couderc (DVD)

Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre

Release Year: 1971
Running Time: 89
UPC: 7 38329 25409 4
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: France
Language: French
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Cast
Alain Delon
Simone Signoret
Ottavia Piccolo
Jean Tissier
Monique Chaumette
Boby Lapointe

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Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre

In this dark, intricate melodrama that explores the possibility of love between a young man and an older woman, Simone Signoret (Diabolique, Room at the Top) plays a contented widow who allows a handsome stranger (Alain Delon, Un Flic, The Sicilian Clan) to move in and work on her farm. Their secret affair and plans for the future take a dramatic turn when he succumbs to her jealous sister-in-law’s seductive daughter (Ottavia Piccolo, The Leopard). The drama plays out against the picturesque French countryside in director Pierre Granier-Deferre’s (Le Chat, The Last Train) adaptation of the novel by acclaimed author Georges Simenon (Maigret Sets a Trap, Magnet of Doom).


DVD Extras Include:

4K Restoration from the Original Camera Negative

NEW Audio Commentary by Entertainment Journalist and Author Bryan Reesman

Theatrical Trailer


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