M. Butterfly (1993)

R   |    |  Drama, Romance

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In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks.



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  • Jeremy Irons in M. Butterfly (1993)
  • Jeremy Irons in M. Butterfly (1993)
  • Jeremy Irons and John Lone in M. Butterfly (1993)
  • Jeremy Irons in M. Butterfly (1993)

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14 December 1999 | dhyan
Having read the play, I felt that the movie was incredibly lacking. None of the complicated themes of the play really came through. And I don't think it was possible, since the play is so... unusual. Not just in the story and themes, but also in style.

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