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Story of a Love Story (1973)

Harry is a married writer who has an affair with a woman whose husband knows that she is unfaithful. As a result of his work, Harry has trouble distinguishing between fantasy and reality ... See full summary »

Director:

John Frankenheimer

Writers:

Nicholas Mosley (novel), Nicholas Mosley (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alan Bates ... Harry
Dominique Sanda ... Natalie
Michel Auclair ... Georges
Evans Evans Evans Evans ... Elizabeth
Paul Crauchet
Lea Massari ... Woman
Sean Bury
Henri Czarniak Henri Czarniak
Mark Dightam ... (as Marc Dightam)
Vernon Dobtcheff
Isabelle Giraud-Carrier Isabelle Giraud-Carrier
Michael McVey Michael McVey ... (as Michael Mc. Vey)
Laurence de Monaghan Laurence de Monaghan ... Cleo (as Laurence de Monagham)
André Rouille André Rouille
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Storyline

Harry is a married writer who has an affair with a woman whose husband knows that she is unfaithful. As a result of his work, Harry has trouble distinguishing between fantasy and reality leaving us to wonder whether the affair is real or just a figment of Harry's imagination. Written by David Claydon <dc6212@bristol.ac.uk>

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Country:

France | Italy | USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

24 May 1973 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Impossible Object See more »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(1984 VHS)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Trivia

This movie never obtained a cinema release except for a limited release in Spain during 1978. This movie was shown in cinemas in Paris in 1973 and 1974. See more »

Quotes

Natalie: Then he came and sat beside me and I felt something of all I loved him for; his darkness and his energy which were inside me like a seahorse.
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Referenced in Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) See more »

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Strange but beautiful
2 March 2019 | by Johnmarques3See all my reviews

Such a weird movie but if you pay attention it's a John frankenheimer masterpiece!


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