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That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)

R 10/08/1977 (US) ComedyDramaRomance 1h 43m

Luis Buñuel's masterpiece


After dumping a bucket of water on a beautiful young woman from the window of a train car, wealthy Frenchman Mathieu, regales his fellow passengers with the story of the dysfunctional relationship between himself and the young woman in question, a fiery 19-year-old flamenco dancer named Conchita. What follows is a tale of cruelty, depravity and lies -- the very building blocks of love.

  1. Luis Buñuel

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Jean-Claude Carrière


  3. Pierre Louÿs


Top Billed Cast

  1. Carole Bouquet

    Carole Bouquet

    Conchita I

  2. Ángela Molina

    Ángela Molina

    Conchita II

  3. Fernando Rey

    Fernando Rey

    Mathieu Faber

  4. Milena Vukotić

    Milena Vukotić

    Mutter (Zug)

  5. Julien Bertheau

    Julien Bertheau

    Richter (Zug)

  6. André Weber

    André Weber


  7. María Asquerino

    María Asquerino

    Encarnación - madre de Conchita

  8. Valerie Blanco


  9. Auguste Carrière

    La femme qui reprise dans la vitrine

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That Obscure Object of Desire
That Obscure Object of Desire

Original Title Cet obscur objet du désir

Status Released

Original Language French

Budget -

Revenue -


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