Chloe In The Afternoon

"Weak"

Chloe In The Afternoon Review


The finale of Eric Rohmer's "Moral Tales," a six-part filmed essay on modern morality. Unfortunately, Chloe is distinguished by little more than the tepid non-choice presented by its milquetoast hero (lovely Chloe (Zouzou) tries to seduce the otherwise happily married man) and some of the worst lighting ever to sour a film. Especially a French film. The self-obsessed running commentary of Frédéric (Bernard Verley) isn't so much a bore as it is simply conceited. Oh, and the 1970s fashions are difficult to look at -- even if they're out of focus and hard to make out in the dark.

Aka L'Amour l'après-midi.



Chloe In The Afternoon

Facts and Figures

Run time: 97 mins

In Theaters: Friday 29th September 1972

Distributed by: Media Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Les Films du Losange

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Fresh: 18 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 7.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Frédéric, Françoise Verley as Hélène, as Chloé, as Gérard, as Fabienne, Elisabeth Ferrier as Martine, Tina Michelino as le passager, as le collègue, Pierre Nunzi as le vendeur, Irène Skobline as la vendeuse, Frédérique Hender as Mme M., Claude-Jean Philippe as M. M., Silvia Badescu as l'étudiante, Claude Bertrand as l'étudiant, Sylvaine Charlet as la propriétaire, Danièle Malat as la cliente, Suze Randall as la jeune fille au pair, Françoise Fabian as un personnage du rêve, as un personnage du rêve, Haydée Politoff as un personnage du rêve, as un personnage du rêve, as un personnage du rêve, Béatrice Romand as un personnage du rêve

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