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Belle de Jour


Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, Michel Piccoli, Geneviève Page View All


Luis Buñuel (Screenplay), Luis Buñuel (Director), Jean-Claude Carrière (Screenplay) View All

Release: May 24th, 1967
Runtime: 1 hour, 41 minutes
Beautiful young housewife Séverine Serizy cannot reconcile her masochistic fantasies with her everyday life alongside dutiful husband Pierre. When her lovestruck friend Henri mentions a secretive high-class brothel run by Madame Anais, Séverine begins to work there during the day under the name Belle de Jour. But when one of her clients grows possessive, she must try to go back to her normal life.

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0 Tennis scene in Belle de Jour
The tennis scene with Catherine Deneuve begins with a long shot where she is facing away from the camera, then turns around and walks towards the camera. I saw Belle de Jour with a friend in 1967. To ...
0 Editing error in Bunuel's Belle de Jour?
I saw this film with a friend when it was first released. There is a scene at a tennis court where Catherine Deneuve is facing away from the camera next to the court. She turns around and then walks t...

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