161 LA PRISONNIERE [Woman in Chains] (1968) Henri-Georges Cluzot
Final Film from French Master H. G. Clouzot
French title: LA PRISONNIERE [Female Prisoner]
also known as WOMAN IN CHAINS
director: Henri-Georges Clouzot (as H. G. Clouzot)
starring: Laurent Terzieff · Elisabeth Wiener · Bernard
Fresson · Dany Carrel · Michael Etcheverry
film veers from claustrophobic mind-games to frothy romance to 60s Pop
Art psychedelia - without ever losing the iron grip that was his trademark.
Here is the story of Josee, a young wife who grows bored with her philandering
artist husband and falls under the spell of gallery owner Stanislas
Hassler, a man obsessed with kinky S&M.
This is the final film from legendary H G Clouzot - often
called the French Hitchcock - best known for his 1955 International
hit Diabolioque. He died from a stroke at age 70 in January
A French film with
English subtitles; widescreen format, uncut (106 minutes),
DVD encoded for ALL REGION NTSC WORLD FORMAT. Extras include trailers.
For Mature Audiences