Jules and Jim 1961
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|Starring||Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner|
|Supporting actors||Henri Serre, Vanna Urbino, Serge Rezvani, Anny Nelsen, Sabine Haudepin, Marie Dubois, Michel Subor, Danielle Bassiak, Elen Bober, Pierre Fabre, Dominique Lacarrière, Bernard Largemain, Kate Noelle, Jean-Louis Richard, Michel Varesano, Christiane Wagner|
|Studio||The Criterion Collection|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
This love story portrays a love-triangle among two men and a woman.
Not too many actresses could make you care about a jaded character like Catherine, yet its always the flawed characters in a film that makes it interesting.
If you love French cinema, Francois Truffaut, and/or Jeanne Moreau, you have probably already seen this film.
Not Truffaut's best, nothing can compare to Fahrenheit 451, but it picks up by the halfway mark. The obsession with lips is a good motif, but most of the scenes were not imperative... Read morePublished 8 days ago by mia
Rarely has so much talent been used to portray so unpleasant a heroine. Catherine is selfish, vain, manipulative and punitive; the tip-off comes early when Jules and Jim are... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Joan A. Shelton
Francois Truffaut's third film is considered to be among the finest films ever made. Jules and Jim is a film showing a 20 year friendship interrupted by one woman, who both men... Read morePublished 13 months ago by macdougallgreen6
a favourit film of my yought. It seems now a bit oldfashion; nevertheless i like it ; for me it is pure nostalgiePublished 14 months ago by paul demeester
Some people go diggin' for gold. I dug into the Amazon mine and found this nugget. This film, while not for everyone, does follow some very interesting people and is very thought... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Henry Magoo
Francois Truffaut's films have never been particularly deep, and his black and white 1962 `masterpiece,' Jules And Jim, is no exception to that claim. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Cosmoetica
A must for any Truffaut fan. The film looks great and the extras make the experience of his greatest film even more special.Published 23 months ago by S. Schuldt
The theme is the femme fatale: a highly neurotic woman who can never be happy and who keeps seducing men to gain power over them. Read morePublished on February 28, 2012 by rwx
I've loved this film, and most of Truffaut's others, since it first appeared: the lyrical style, the beautiful photography - so perfect for that timeless time in Paris - Werner's... Read morePublished on September 19, 2011 by Walter J. Jamieson Jr.