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In France during World War I, Marthe waits for her husband, Jacques, while he fights on the front lines. Marthe then begins a tempestuous affair with 17-year-old François, with whom she had a dalliance before marrying Jacques. Jealous François struggles with the fact that Marthe is married, while she tries to prove her devotion to her young, hotheaded lover. Things become even more complex when Ma...

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Directed by

Claude Autant-Lara

Written by

Pierre Bost (Writer)
Jean Aurenche (Writer)
Claude Autant-Lara (Writer)
Raymond Radiguet (Novel)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Cast

Keywords

world war i adultery based on novel or book