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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)  link to Perfume: The Story of a Murderer on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 463

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IMDb Rating:
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7.5/10 (193117 votes)

Country: German, 147 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German

Genre(s): Drama, Fantasy, Crime

Director(s): Tom Tykwer

Cast: Ben Whishaw (as Jean-Baptiste Grenouille), Simon Chandler (as Mayor of Grasse), David Calder (as Bishop of Grasse), Richard Felix (as Chief Magistrate), Birgit Minichmayr (as Grenouille's Mother)

Medium: Original DVD,

Plot Outline: Jean-Baptiste Grenouille came into the world unwanted, expected to die, yet born with an unnerving sense of smell that created alienation as well as talent. Of all the smells around him, Grenouille is beckoned to the scent of a woman's soul, and spends the rest of his life attempting to smell her essence again by becoming a perfumer, and creating the essence of an innocence lost.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Apr 26, 2017