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The Lover by Marguerite Duras.
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The primary characters are known only as the Young Girl and the Chinese Man. Based on the semi- autobiographical novel by Marguerite Durasthe film details the illicit affair between a teenage French girl and a wealthy Chinese man in French Indochina. Production began inwith filming commencing in But there is none of the substance that made those two films such landmarks of their genre, and while March and Leung are an attractive pair, the glossy look and aloof direction of the film leaves you cold. The Writer end Yvonne Wingerter He offers her a ride into town in the back of his chauffeured sedan, and sparks fly. In the United Kingdom, Channel 4 noted "the nameless characters bring to mind Last Tango 's search for identity through passion, and there's a shade of Ai No Corrida ' s intensity.