About

In a huge, old-fashioned luxury hotel a stranger tries to persuade a married woman to run away with him, but it seems she hardly remembers the affair they may have had (or not?) last year at Marienbad.

7.9
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Directed by

Alain Resnais

Written by

Alain Robbe-Grillet (Screenplay)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

Italy, France

Language

French

Tagline

Evocative, compelling, fascinating, different - an important motion picture, an exceptional work of art from the brilliant Alain Resnais

Cast

Keywords

mystery extramarital affair hotel amnesia card game statue chateau

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#91 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen