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The Ways of Women (1970)

Amour (original title)
This three-part movie begins with a young woman married to an older, cold-hearted man in the year 1200. Two rivals have a swordfight over the affections of the woman. Part two takes place ... See full summary »

Director:

Gabriel Axel

Writer:

Gabriel Axel

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Svend Johansen Svend Johansen ... Diderik
Ghita Nørby ... Elise
Kim Meyer Kim Meyer ... Sønnen
Kirsten Lyngholm Kirsten Lyngholm ... Datteren
Tine Bjerregaard Tine Bjerregaard ... Gundelil
Ole Guldbrandsen Ole Guldbrandsen ... Kjartan
André Sallyman André Sallyman ... En karl
Berd Jönsson Berd Jönsson ... En karl
Helmer Johansen Helmer Johansen ... Ebbesen
Jacques Mauclair Jacques Mauclair ... Elises mand
Ejnar Hans Jensen Ejnar Hans Jensen ... Elises elsker
Eddie Karnil Eddie Karnil ... Tyv
Paul Hüttel Paul Hüttel ... Tyv
Hans W. Petersen Hans W. Petersen ... Frisør
Gert Vindahl Gert Vindahl ... Betjent
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This three-part movie begins with a young woman married to an older, cold-hearted man in the year 1200. Two rivals have a swordfight over the affections of the woman. Part two takes place in 1910 and finds an amorously unfaithful wife taking on her many lovers while her unsuspecting husband lurks nearby. The final part finds a count and countess engaging in extramarital affairs in France during the 1840s. Written by Ørnås

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Country:

Denmark | France

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

7 August 1970 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

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Mono

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