March 26, 2010
Studio: Strand Releasing
Director: Catherine Breillat
MPAA Rating: N/A
Screenwriter: Catherine Breillat
Starring: Dominique Thomas, Lola Créton
Based on Charles Perrault's grisly fairytale, "Bluebeard" tells the story of young Marie-Catherine, child bride to an aristocratic ogre with a reputation for murdering his wives. A classic tale, a favorite of good little French girls since the 1950s. Princess Marie-Catherine must employ all her cunning to outwit her husband and escape the most unpleasant of fates.