La Notte

"Very Good"

La Notte Review


Antonioni's La Notte tells the story of a couple (Marcello Mastroianni and Jeanne Moreau) who essentially agree they no longer care for each other. Before the titular notte is up, those feelings will change, brought out during an all-night cocktail party and a sudden rainstorm. La Notte is a slow and methodical film, like all of Antonioni's work, but La Notte's wandering first act makes it hard to embrace all-out. A dead-on Mastroianni steals the show from Moreau and Monica Vitti, who catfight for his affections and come off as little more than ambivalent twins.


La Notte

Facts and Figures

Run time: 115 mins

In Theaters: Monday 19th February 1962

Distributed by: Nepi Film

Production compaines: Nepi Film, Silver Films, Sofitedip

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Fresh: 13 Rotten: 4

IMDB: 7.9 / 10

Cast & Crew

Starring: as Giovanni Pontano, as Lidia, as Valentina Gherardini, as Tommaso Garani, Rosy Mazzacurati as Rosy

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