Fool's Mate (Le Coup du Berger) (1956)

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When an unfaithful wife receives a mink coat from her lover, they must find a way to keep her husband from getting suspicious about the gift's origins.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Drama
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Studio:
Criterion Collection

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Critic Reviews for Fool's Mate (Le Coup du Berger)

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

Jacques Rivette's first foray into <'professional' filmmaking was this very uncharacteristic and relatively conventional half-hour 35-millimeter short.

Full Review… | December 29, 2006
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

The whole thing is shallow and obvious in ways that Rivette's features never are.

Full Review… | December 4, 2006
Slant Magazine

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