A Man in Love

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A Man in Love ★★★ Un Homme Amoureux 1987 (R)

An international romantic melodrama set during the Italian filming of a biography of suicidal author Cesar Pavese. The self-important lead actor and a beautiful supporting actress (Coyote and Scacchi) become immersed in the roles and fall madly in love, oblivious to the fact that Coyote is married and Scacchi's engaged. The two make a steamy pair, to the detriment of friends, family, and the movie they're making. Kurys' first Englishlanguage film is visually appealing with a lush, romantic score, seamlessly weaving the storylines among vivid characters. 110m/C VHS . FR Peter Coyote, Greta Scacchi, Jamie Lee Curtis, Peter Riegert, Jean Pigozzi, John Berry, Claudia Cardinale, Vincent Lindon; D: Diane Kurys; W: Diane Kurys, Olivier Schatzky, Israel Horovitz; M: Georges Delerue.