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Ecstasy

Synopsis

Czechoslovakian director [[Performer~P100637~Gutav Machaty~gustavmachaty]]'s experimental romantic idyll, replete with soggy symbolism, was a cause celebre upon its release in 1932 due to a lyrical -- and nude-- midnight swim by a young [[Performer~P40114~Hedy Lamarr~hedylamarr]]. [[Performer~P40114~Lamarr~hedylamarr]] plays Eva, a child bride whose husband shows a singular lack of interest in physical intimacy on their wedding night. Frustrated and searching for a quick roll in the hay to alleviate her...more

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