About the film
paris, france france adultery based on novel or book jealousy attempted murder death sentence ambition bourgeoisie besançon, france tragic love duel class differences tutor aristocrat marquis 19th century seminarian
The Red and the Black
Release Date: December 22, 1997
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||TF1 Films Production, Mediaset, Tellux Film, Telfrance, Alya Productions|
|Writers||:||Danièle Thompson, Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe, Stendhal|
In 1827, Berthet, the son of a craftsman and a young seminarian, was tried and sentenced to death for murdering his former mistress, the wife of a notable who had hired him as tutor to his children.