Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: TBD

The Lover


The Lover is director [[Performer~P79736~Jean-Jacques Annaud~jeanjacquesannaud]]'s adaptation of [[Performer~P159901~Marguerite Duras~margueriteduras]]' minimalist 1984 novel. Set in French Indochina in 1929, the film explores the erotic charge of forbidden love. [[Performer~P45314~Jane March~janemarch]] plays a French teenager sent to a Saigon boarding school, while [[Performer~P36583~Tony Leung~tonyleungkarfai]] is a 32-year Chinese aristocrat. They look at each and they both see a blinding white...more