About

The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.

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Directed by

Louis Malle

Written by

David Hare (Screenplay)
Josephine Hart (Novel)

Runtime

111 minutes

Country

United Kingdom, France

Language

English

Tagline

Desire... Deceit... Destiny...

Cast

Keywords

sibling relationship femme fatale loss of loved one extramarital affair voyeur father son relationship politician in flagranti scandal longing

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role