Eager Bodies Movie Review Summary

Actors: Laura Smet, Nicolas Duvauchelle, Marie Denarnaud

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Xavier Giannoli wrote and directed EAGER BODIES (Les Corps Impatients) in 2003.
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Charlotte must go to Paris in order to have some medical examens. Doctors diagnose a lung cancer. Her boyfriend Paul has decided to stay with her in Paris during her chimiotherapy. Charlotte bears with difficulty her treatments and fears that Paul's love will fade as her body will little by little lose its desirability. When Charlotte notices that Paul is attracted by her cousin Ninon who uses to visit her at the hospital, she starts to become jealous. Ninon and Paul go out together but dare not tell the truth to Charlotte whose health is slowly breaking up.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Brain/Body not working?    -   dying Lover is...    -   physically ill or deformed Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French Unusual characteristics:    -   Physically sick


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France City?    -   Yes City:    -   Paris Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--women Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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