Amour (2012)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Romance

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Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.


  • Michael Haneke at Amour (2012)
  • Isabelle Huppert and Jean-Louis Trintignant in Amour (2012)
  • Isabelle Huppert and Margaret Ménégoz at Amour (2012)
  • Gael García Bernal at Amour (2012)
  • Jean-Louis Trintignant and Michael Haneke in Amour (2012)

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Did You Know?


Emmanuelle Riva was extremely uncomfortable about her nude scene in the film but finally agreed to do it because she thought it was extremely important for the story and that she would it as Anne, the character she was playing and not herself.


Anne: You are a monster sometimes.


When Georges and Anne are eating together he first cuts her food for her with a Laguiole knife. Later on he is holding a classic knife with a round point.


Plot Summary


Drama | Romance


Release Date:

20 September 2012


French, English

Country of Origin

France, Germany, Austria

Box Office


$8,900,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$68,266 (USA) (21 December 2012)


$225,377 (USA) (27 November 2015)

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