- 1h 32min
- Directed by: Stephen Frears
- Written by: Christopher Hampton
- Cast: Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Friend, Felicity Jones, Kathy Bates
- Website: www.cherithemovie.co.uk
Adapted from Colette's controversial 1920s novels 'Cheri' and 'The Last of Cheri', which centres on a six-year love affair between a young man (Friend) and an aging courtesan (Pfeiffer) and its aftermath, Stephen Frears' film is a complex and visually exquisite meditation on ageing and loss; themes that are effected on both a narrative and formal level.
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Reviews & features
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Chéri30 Apr 2009
ROMANCE Adapted from Colette’s controversial 1920s novels Cheri and The Last of Cheri, which centre on a six-year love affair between a young man, Cheri, and ageing courtesan Lea de Lonval, and its aftermath, Stephen Frears’ film is a complex and…
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