In Luis Buñuel’s deliciously satiric masterpiece, an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined.

  1. Luis Buñuel

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Jean-Claude Carrière


Top Billed Cast

  1. Fernando Rey

    Fernando Rey

    Don Rafael

  2. Delphine Seyrig

    Delphine Seyrig

    Mme Thevenot

  3. Paul Frankeur

    Paul Frankeur

    M. Thevenot

  4. Bulle Ogier

    Bulle Ogier


  5. Stéphane Audran

    Stéphane Audran

    Alice Sénéchal

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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie



Original Title Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 15, 1972


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $800,000.00

Revenue -



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