The Widow Couderc

The Widow Couderc

Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre • 1971 • France
Starring Simone Signoret, Alain Delon

Based on a novel by master crime writer Georges Simenon, this quietly gripping drama centers on the unexpected relationship that develops between a hard-bitten country widow (Simone Signoret) and a mysterious outlaw (Alain Delon) as they become bound together in a struggle against her brutish in-laws. Set against the rising tide of fascism in 1930s France, THE WIDOW COUDERC is a superb showcase for the chemistry between French cinema icons Delon and Signoret, with the latter delivering one of the finest of her formidable late-career performances.

Limited engagement ends September 30

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The Widow Couderc
  • The Widow Couderc

    Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre • 1971 • France
    Starring Simone Signoret, Alain Delon

    Based on a novel by master crime writer Georges Simenon, this quietly gripping drama centers on the unexpected relationship that develops between a hard-bitten country widow (Simone Signoret) and a myster...