Bed & Board Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Claude Jade, Daniel Ceccaldi, Claude Véga, Daniel Boulanger

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BED & BOARD is a movie co-written and directed by François Truffaut in 1970.
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Antoine Doinel is now married to Christine. While she's giving violin lessons, Antoine works for a flower shop and paints white flowers in different colours. But, during his spare time, he's writing a novel about his life. They soon have a little Alphonse and Antoine is hired by an american firm. He will accidentally meet Kyoko, a young japanese student, and begin a love affair with her. After Christine has discovered Antoine's double life, Antoine leaves the apartment but, still in love with Christine, stays most of the time with his wife and his son.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   rekindling lost love/marriage Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Lover is...    -   of another race (interracial loving!) Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes Married, fooling around?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   writer Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing

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