Madame Bovary (1991)


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Original Title: Madame Bovary
Type: Movie
Genre: Drama, Romance
Runtime: 143 Minutes    (2 Hours : 23 Minutes)
Release Date: 03 Apr 1991 (France)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
French
Rated: PG-13
Director: 
Claude Chabrol
Writer: 
Gustave Flaubert, Claude Chabrol
Stars: 
Isabelle Huppert, Jean-François Balmer, Christophe Malavoy  »




Description

In nineteenth-century France, the romantic daughter of a country squire marries a dull country doctor. To escape boredom, she throws herself into love affairs with a suave local landowner and a law student, and runs up ruinous debts.




Plot

In nineteenth-century France, the romantic daughter of a country squire (Emma Rouault) marries a dull country doctor (Charles Bovary). To escape boredom, she throws herself into love affairs with a suave local landowner (Rodolphe Boulanger) and a law student (Leon Dupuis), and runs up ruinous debts. This film version closely follows Flaubert's novel and includes most of the famous scenes, such as the wedding, the ball, the agricultural fair, the operation on the clubfoot, and the opera in Rouen. Written by English Showalter





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Мадам Бовари (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
    Мадам Бовари (Soviet Union, Russian title)
    Pani Bovary (Poland)
    包法利夫人 (Taiwan)
    ボヴァリー夫人(1991) (Japan, Japanese title)

  • Company

    MK2 Productions

  • Country

    France

  • Certification

    Argentina:13
    Australia:PG
    Finland:K-13
    Germany:12 (f)
    Peru:14
    Singapore:PG
    South Korea:18 (video rating)
    South Korea:15 (theatrical rating)
    Spain:13
    Sweden:11
    United Kingdom:PG
    United States:PG-13

  • Location

    Lyons-la-Forêt
    Eure
    France





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.66 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Mono





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.