Violette

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  • NR
  • 2014
  • 2 hr 19 min
  • 7.0  (1,989)
  • 72

A study of the French novelist Violette Leduc, the film offers an unflinching portrait of a soul in conflict. Emmanuelle Devos portrays the title character as a person tormented by the past and desperate for affection whose neediness pushes away those closest to her. Never sentimental, the portrayal makes Violette seem all too human. The film follows her through key relationships among many French literary icons, including Jean Genet and Simone de Beauvoir. Martin Provost directed the movie.

Violette
Violette (US)
Violette (US)

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Description
A study of the French novelist Violette Leduc, the film offers an unflinching portrait of a soul in conflict. Emmanuelle Devos portrays the title character as a person tormented by the past and desperate for affection whose neediness pushes away those closest to her. Never sentimental, the portrayal makes Violette seem all too human.

The film follows her through key relationships among many French literary icons, including Jean Genet and Simone de Beauvoir.

Martin Provost directed the movie.

Violette is a 2014 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 19 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 72.

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Violette is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Violette for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    2 hr 19 min
  • Language
    French
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (1,989)
  • Metascore
    72