Savage Nights (Les Nuits Fauves)

1992

Savage Nights (Les Nuits Fauves)

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63%

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85%

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A complex and emotionally rich tale about AIDS, deception, and love. Jean, a bisexual involved with both a teenage girl and another man, discovers that he's HIV+. Despite his knowledge, he continues pursuing true romance and casual sex with an almost reckless abandon -- flirting with danger and deception by not always telling his lovers the truth about his illness.

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Critic Reviews for Savage Nights (Les Nuits Fauves)

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (4)

  • The film has a degree of candour and integrity which is exceptional in an industry which ordinarily relies on teamwork.

    Jul 24, 2018 | Full Review…
  • In his portrayal of a man sentenced to death but living life to the fullest, Collard has put together a compelling and original study of daring, dangerous, almost homicidal sexuality in these plague years.

    Apr 16, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • One of the first and most audacious films about AIDS, in which director Collard cast himself in the lead because French actors were reportedly concerned about playing a bisexual, HIV character.

    Nov 29, 2006 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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