Stavisky… (1974)

Alain Resnais directs Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anny Duperey and Charles Boyer in this fractured biopic of financier and fraudster Alexandre Stavisky, whose bond scam caused an international scandal in the 1930s.

The luxurious interwar decadence is marvellous but the story and character nuances washed over me. I don’t think I really cared.

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