Becoming Colette (1992)





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Based on the life of the successful French writer, Gabrielle Colette, this film tells how a young woman marries a cruel, philandering and self-involved man who convinces her to write erotic novels and publish them under his name. Before long, she sheds her innocence and slowly transforms into an emotionally and sexually mature woman with a sense of self-worth. Danny Huston directs this drama which contains sexual and adult situations, nudity and profanity.

Rating: R
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Burt Weinshanker
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On DVD: Jul 21, 1993
Academy Entertainment


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