About the film
lovesickness sexuality cheating cynic ladykiller fiancé arranged marriage seduction love letter boredom courtly life lover plan praise gender roles 18th century
Release Date: December 21, 1988
|Slogan||:||«Lust. Seduction. Revenge. The game as you've never seen it played before.»|
|Production Companies||:||Lorimar Film Entertainment, NFH Films, Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Producers||:||Françoise Menidrey, Norma Heyman, Hank Moonjean, Leo Davis, Patrick Gordon, Catherine Hall, Sophie Drouin, Pierre Gralhon, Olivier Lhoste, Jean Michel Penkhoss, Blanche Weisenfeld, Jacqueline Perpere|
|Writers||:||Choderlos de Laclos, Christopher Hampton, Christopher Hampton|
In 18th century France, Marquise de Merteuil asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for one last night with her. Yet things don’t go as planned.