Les Cousins (1959)

Director
Claude Chabrol

Main cast
Gérard Blain; Jean-Claude Brialy; Juliette Mayniel; Guy Decomble; Geneviève Cluny

Genres
Drama

Description
Charles is a young provincial coming up to Paris to study law. He shares his cousin Paul's flat. Paul is a kind of decadent boy, a disillusioned pleasure-seeker, always dragging along with other idles, while Charles is a plodding, naive and honest man. He fell in love with Florence, one of Paul's acquaintances. But how will Paul react to that attempt to build a real love relationship ? One of the major New Wave films.


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