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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Jean-Louis Trintignant
Emmanuelle Riva
Isabelle Huppert
Directors
Michael Haneke
Screenwriters
Michael Haneke
Running Time
127 minutes

Amour
Haneke's magnificent memento mori


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Plot
Georges (Trintignant) and Anne (Riva), a married couple in their eighties, face the greatest test of their lifelong love when Anne begins to display symptoms of dementia, signalling a sudden deterioration of her mind and body.


Verdict
Michael Haneke’s Palme D’Or winner is uncomfortable, uncompromising, unflinching... and utterly unmissable. Old age may not be a reality you wish to confront, but you must see this film.


Reviewed by David Hughes

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