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Letters to an Unknown Lover (1986)

Les louves (original title)
During World War II, two allied soldiers escape from a Nazi POW camp to Lyons, where they accept the hospitality of mademoiselle Helene.

Director:

Peter Duffell

Writers:

Pierre Boileau (novel), Thomas Narcejac (novel)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Yves Beneyton Yves Beneyton ... Gervais
Cherie Lunghi ... Helene
Andréa Ferréol ... Julia
Ralph Bates ... Bernard
Mathilda May ... Agnès
Charles Alvez da Cruz Charles Alvez da Cruz ... Un garçon au piano
Kamil Zuber Kamil Zuber ... Un garçon au piano
Caroline Dupuy Caroline Dupuy ... Une fillette au piano
Aurélia Stephan Aurélia Stephan ... Une fillette au piano
Cadine Constan Cadine Constan ... La vieille dame / Elderly Woman
Gabriel Gobin Gabriel Gobin ... Le vieux monsieur / Elderly Man
Leslie Clack Leslie Clack ... L'avocat / Lawyer (as Les Clack)
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Storyline

During World War II, two allied soldiers escape from a Nazi POW camp to Lyons, where they accept the hospitality of mademoiselle Helene.

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Genres:

Drama | Mystery | Romance

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Country:

UK | France

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 May 1986 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Cartas a un amante desconocido See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Remake of Demoniac (1957) See more »

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Gigue
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Music by Johann Sebastian Bach
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This is a great film.
3 January 2000 | by The Critic-5See all my reviews

Cherie Lunghi is marvelous in this movie. I could watch "Letters to an Unknown Lover" over and over again. Mathilda May is good in this and she looks great with her clothes off. The editing of the movie is good and creates a great effect.


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