Fine Line Features | Release Date: November 3, 1995
Summary: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his mentor Paul Verlaine (David Thewlis) engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.


Runtime: 111 min
Rating: Rated R for strong sexuality and nudity, language, and some startling violence
Production: Canal+
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance
Countries: GB, FR, BE
Language: English
Home Release Date: Dec 21, 1999
Director Credit
Agnieszka Holland Director
Writer Credit
Christopher Hampton Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Andrzej Seweryn Mr. Maute De Fleurville
David Thewlis Paul Verlaine
Denise Chalem Mrs. Maute De Fleurville
Dominique Blanc Isabelle Rimbaud
Emmanuelle Oppo Vitalie
Félicie Pasotti Isabelle, As A Child
James Thiérrée Frederic
Leonardo DiCaprio Arthur Rimbaud
Nita Klein Rimbaud's Mother
Romane Bohringer Mathilde Maute
Cast Credit
Bruce Van Barthold Aicard
Christopher Chaplin Charles Cros
Christopher Hampton The Judge
Christopher Thompson Carjat
Mathias Jung Andre
Producer Credit
Cat Villiers Co-Producer
Jean-Pierre Ramsay-Levi Producer
Jean-Yves Asselin Executive Producer
Pascale Faubert Executive Producer
Philip Hinchcliffe Co-Producer
Staffan Ahrenberg Executive Producer