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The Story of Adele H. (1975)

PG 10/08/1975 (FR) DramaHistory 1h 36m


Adèle Hugo, daughter of renowned French writer Victor Hugo, falls in love with British soldier Albert Pinson while living in exile off the coast of England. Though he spurns her affections, she follows him to Nova Scotia and takes on the alias of Adèle Lewly. Albert continues to reject her, but she remains obsessive in her quest to win him over.

  1. François Truffaut

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Frances Vernor Guille


  3. Suzanne Schiffman


  4. Jean Gruault


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  1. Isabelle Adjani

    Isabelle Adjani

    Adèle Hugo

  2. Bruce Robinson

    Bruce Robinson

    Lt Albert Pinson

  3. Sylvia Marriott

    Sylvia Marriott

    Mrs. Saunders

  4. Joseph Blatchley

    The Bookseller

  5. Ruben Dorey

    Mr. Saunders

  6. Ivry Gitlis


  7. Louise Bourdet

    Victor Hugo's servant

  8. Cecil De Sausmarez

    Mr. Lenoir

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The Story of Adele H.
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