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La Règle du jeu
La Règle du jeu

La Règle du jeu 1939

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La Règle du jeu 1939 PG

84 mins France

In 1939 Renoir, a director associated with the left wing Popular Front, turned his gaze away from working people to the haute bourgeoisie, setting his action during a shooting weekend at a country house. It’s an upstairs-downstairs world where servants and masters become enmeshed in a tangle of desire, a jumble of motivations in which, in the film’s famous phrase, “Everyone has their reasons”.

Genres

Classics Drama

Collection

Sight and Sound Greatest Films Poll French Classics Something Funny SIGHT & SOUND POLL

Certificate

PG Contains mild violence and a mild hunting scene

Released

1939

Country

France

Language

French

Production company

Nouvelle Edition Française

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