Mélo Movie Review Summary

Actors: Pierre Arditi, Sabine Azéma, André Dussollier, Fanny Ardant

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MELO is a movie directed by Alain Resnais in 1986. The picture earned 8 nominations (and won 2 of them) for the French Academy Awards.
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Sabine Azéma falls madly in love with her husband's best friend, the world famous violonist André Dussollier. She will try her best to hide this situation to Arditi whom she also loves but differently. The tension is soon too strong for the young woman who'll commit suicide after having sent a letter to her husband.

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Script Analysis of Mélo

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1900-1920's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Lover is...    -   someone really famous Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes Married, fooling around?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Any profanity?    -   None Is this movie based on a    -   play

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