Balzac: A Life Of Passion (1999)

09/13/1999 (FR) DramaRomance 4h
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He burned with ambition. He lusted for life. He lived for passion. This is the sprawling saga of Honoré de Balzac (Gérard Depardieu), a man who created a great literary oeuvre from the dramas and adventures of his own life - a life that he shaped into one spectacular and unforgettable blaze of passion. At the heart of the story are the women in Balzac's life. Although gruff, unsophisticated, and far from handsome, Balzac exerts an irresistible fascination on women.

  1. Josée Dayan


  2. Honoré de Balzac


  3. Didier Decoin


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  1. Gérard Depardieu

    Gérard Depardieu

    Honoré de Balzac

  2. Jeanne Moreau

    Jeanne Moreau


  3. Fanny Ardant

    Fanny Ardant

    Eve Hanska

  4. Virna Lisi

    Virna Lisi

    Madame de Berny

  5. Katja Riemann

    Katja Riemann

    Laure d'Abrantès

  6. Claude Rich

    Claude Rich

    Maitre Plissoud

  7. Gert Voss

    Victor Hugo

  8. Sergio Rubini

    Sergio Rubini

    Eugene Sue

  9. François Marthouret

    François Marthouret

    Docteur Nacquart

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Balzac: A Life Of Passion
Balzac: A Life Of Passion

Original Title Balzac

Status Released

Original Language French

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