Cactus (1987)


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Isabelle Huppert plays a French woman who leaves her husband and travels to Australia. After an accident, she is in danger of losing her sight. She meets a blind doctor through friends and the two fall in love. The arrival of the woman's husband only serves to solidify the relationship.

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Romance, Art House & International
Directed By:
Written By: Bob Ellis, Paul Cox, Norman Kaye
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 29, 2005
International Spectrafilm



as Jean-Francois

as Cactus Lecturer

as Eye Specialist

as Mother

as Pedestrian

as Young Robert

as Sister
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
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A qualified accomplishment ... Part and parcel of its limitations, though, is Cactus's genuine will to stand apart, offering rich textures and unexpected pleasures.

Full Review… | July 17, 2011
Nick's Flick Picks

It seems like a 19th-century Victorian tale.

Full Review… | March 30, 2006
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