A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.

  1. Rolf de Heer

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Luis SepĂșlveda


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  1. Richard Dreyfuss

    Richard Dreyfuss

  2. Timothy Spall

    Timothy Spall

  3. Hugo Weaving

    Hugo Weaving

  4. Cathy Tyson

    Cathy Tyson

  5. Victor Bottenbley

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The Old Man Who Read Love Stories
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories


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Original Title Le Vieux qui lisait des romans d'amour

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 7, 2001


Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 55m

Budget -

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