Wellspring Media | Release Date: July 14, 2006
Summary: Patrice Chéreau directs this stunning adaptation of the short story "The Return" by Joseph Conrad. Recreating turn-of-the-century France with superb attention to detail, Chéreau casts an unrelenting gaze on the marital breakdown that overwhelms a middle-aged bourgeois couple, played with chilling precision by Isabelle Huppert and Pascal Greggory. (IFC First Take)
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Runtime: 90 min
Production: Canal+
Genres: Drama, Romance
Countries: Germany, France, Italy
Language: French
Home Release Date: Dec 19, 2006
Director Credit
Patrice Chéreau Director
Writer Credit
Anne-Louise Trividic Written By
Joseph Conrad Novel "The Return"
Patrice Chéreau Written By
Cast Credit
Aude Léger Maid
Chantal Neuwirth Madeleine
Claudia Coli Yvonne
Clément Hervieu-Léger Guest
Isabelle Huppert Gabrielle Hervey
Jeanne Herry Maid
Louise Vincent Guest
Maï David Maid
Nicolas Moreau Guest
Pascal Greggory Jean Hervey
Raina Kabaivanska La Cantatrice
Rinaldo Rocco The Consul
Thierry Fortineau Guest
Thierry Hancisse The Editor-In-Chief
Xavier Lafitte Guest
Producer Credit
Ferdinanda Frangipane Co-Producer
Joseph Strub Executive Producer
Patrice Chéreau Producer