Indochine Movie Review Summary

Actors: Catherine Deneuve,Vincent Perez, Lindh Pham Dam

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A French woman is owner of gum plantation in Indochina (present day Vietnam) and lives there with her adopted Asian daughter. Things go awry when her daughter falls in love with her mother's ex-lover and runs away with him. What she finds is not only love, but the harsh realities of life beyond the plantation's gates and brewing communist uprisings.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Sophie M

Catherine Deneuve plays a beautiful, icy rubber plantation owner in French Indochina. She has a fling with navy officer! The navy officer runs off with Deneuve's adopted Indochinese daughter.
The review of this Movie prepared by J. Hagan

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   Other Asian Lover is...    -   of another race (interracial loving!)    -   much older/younger Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   small businessman    -   simply wealthy Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Asia/Pacific/Middle East    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Southeast Asia Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   sail boat Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Farm/Ranch:    -   farm

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts Any profanity?    -   None    -   Occasional swearing

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