Belle Epoque Review | Movie - Empire
" 'Two Much' has a lot of humor. It's very crazy," said Trueba, who made his English-language debut with "Mad Monkey" (retitled "Twisted Obsession" by Carolco and released in 1990). "The central idea is that the hero pretends he has a twin, and then he's forced to play both roles. It's a perfect idea for a screwball comedy. I got a letter from Westlake. He said that now that he's seen 'Belle Epoque' he's not worried."
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Based on a 19th-century short story by Dostoevsky that had previously been filmed by Visconti, the movie tells of a series of encounters between a young man, played by Guillaume des Forets, and a young woman, played by Isabelle Weingarten, in post-1968 France.
The starting point for "Belle Epoque" (now playing throughout Southern California), however, was his own relationship with his father-in-law. In the film, a rural landowner (the great character star Fernando Fernan Gomez) befriends a handsome young army deserter (Jorge Sanz), but is afraid that if the young man should fall in love with one of his four beautiful daughters--the attraction between him and all four of them is steamily mutual--he would lose a friend albeit gaining a son-in-law.
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Tavernier's latest film, Capitaine Conan, an adaptation of Roger Vercel's eponymous 1934 novel, challenges the conventional historical record that World War I ended on November 11, 1918, by examining the intense fighting on the Eastern Front that continued into 1919.