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Contempt

Contempt(1964)

Also Known As: Il Disprezzo | Le Mpris |

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Brief Synopsis

A film production of The Odyssey causes friction in a marriage

Cast & Crew

Brigitte Bardot Camille Javal
Jack Palance Jeremy Prokosch
Michel Piccoli Paul Javal
Giorgia Moll Francesca Vanini
Fritz Lang Himself, the director
Jean-Luc Godard Assistant director
Raoul Coutard Director of Photography
Jean-Luc Godard Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening:: 18 Dec
Release Date:  1964 Production Date:  [CinemaScope, see note]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Embassy Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  C. C. Champion, Les Films Concordia, Rome--Paris Films
Duration(mins):  103 Country:  France
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Contempt is cerebral

    Will Fox 2016-08-24

    Thanks TCM for doing dramas with moral messages, especially when earning favorable comparisons with great Greek and Shakespearean tragedies, such as... MORE>

  • More than just snakes & funerals

    Snowsim 2016-08-24

    Bardot looks incredible in Cinemascope, too. Great film from the opening credits on. I'm very glad it was the subtitled, gorgeous version.... MORE>

  • Contempt

    Goetan 2013-10-04

    Director Godard's attempt to make a big-budgeted, all-star film. Bardot & Piccoli give excellent performances as a couple whose marriage is... MORE>