The Blood of Others

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The Blood of Others ★ 1984

A driveling adaptation of the Simone de Be-auvoir novel about a young French woman at the outbreak of WWII torn between her absent boyfriend in the Resistance and a kind, wealthy German. Made for French TV, it stars Jodie Foster and Michael Ontkean as the Gallic pair. 130m/C VHS . FR Jodie Foster, Sam Neill, Michael Ontke-an, Stephane Audran, Lambert Wilson, John Vernon, Kate Reid, Jean-Pierre Aumont; D: Claude Chabrol; W: Brian Moore. TV