La Grande Bouffe

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La Grande Bouffe (1973, France/Italy) is a Cult- Black Comedy-Drama film directed by Marco Ferreri.

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Main Details

  • Released on May 21, 1973 (Cannes Film Festival)
  • Color
  • Running time: 130 minutes
  • Production Co.: Films 66 | Mara Films | Capitolina Produzioni Cinematografiche (co-production)
  • Distribution Co.: Euro-Centra Film (1973) (Netherlands) (theatrical) | Excelsior Films (1973) (Belgium) (theatrical) | Fida Cinematografica (1973) (Italy) (theatrical) | Magna-Filmi (1973) (Finland) (theatrical) | Towa. (1974) (Japan) (theatrical) | Filmscontacto (1978) (Spain) (theatrical) | ABKCO Films (1973) (USA) (theatrical) | British Empire Films Australia (1973) (Australia) (theatrical) | Doperfilme (1974) (Portugal) (theatrical) | Tobis (1973) (West Germany) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Marco Ferreri
  • Written by Marco Ferreri and Rafael Azcona (scenario and adaptation), Francis Blanche (dialogue)
  • Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret, Ugo Tognazzi

Plot Summary

  • A group of men go to a villa in the French countryside where they resolve to eat themselves to death.

Taglines

  • An Experience That Hammers Your Sensibilities.
  • Vulgar Vaudeville On An Epic Scale... A Mordant, Chilling, Hillarious Dirty Movie.

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