Wuthering Heights (Hurlevent) (1985)

Wuthering Heights (Hurlevent)


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Jacques Rivette's version of Emily Bronte's novel might as well be called "Withering Heights" since only segments of the full plot are used, and the setting has been changed to France in the 1930s. The vengeful Heathcliff is now the vengeful Roch (Lucas Belvaux), and Cathy is the more Francophone Catherine (Fabienne Babe). Along with these changes, director Rivette distances both the personal turmoil that leads the spurned Heathcliff to seek revenge, and the despair that drives Cathy to an early … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama , Romance
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On DVD: Jan 2, 2002
Pierre Grise Productions


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All Critics (4)

The most puzzling of all the film versions of Wuthering Heights.

Full Review… | May 10, 2012
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This is more than just Celine and Julie Go Boating's haunted house melodrama played straight.

Full Review… | November 15, 2006
Slant Magazine

Full Review… | November 17, 2007
Combustible Celluloid

Full Review… | November 18, 2006
Senses of Cinema

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