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Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)  link to Hiroshima Mon Amour on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 542

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IMDb Rating:
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8.0/10 (20025 votes)

Country: French, 90 minutes

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Drama, Romance

Director(s): Alain Resnais

Cast: Emmanuelle Riva (as Elle), Eiji Okada (as Lui), Stella Dassas (as Mother), Pierre Barbaud (as Father), Bernard Fresson (as German Lover)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: A French woman and a Japanese man have an affair while she is in Japan making a film about peace and the impact of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, The man, an architect, lost his family in the bombing. She recalls her lover during the war, a 23 year-old German soldier who later died. Despite the time they spend together, her attachment appears minimal and they go forward into the future.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Apr 26, 2017