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Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

R 119 min - Drama, Romance - 16 December 1988
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Dangerous Liaisons is the film based on the novel of the same name by Choderlos de Laclos set in 18th century France. Marquise de Merteuil’s asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for one last night with her. Yet things don’t go as planned in this love triangle drama.

Director:  Stephen Frears
Stars:  Glenn Close, John Malkovich, Michelle Pfeiffer, Swoosie Kurtz, Keanu Reeves, Mildred Natwick, Uma Thurman, Peter Capaldi, Joe Sheridan, Valerie Gogan, Laura Benson, Joanna Pavlis, Nicholas Hawtrey, Paulo Abel Do Nascimento

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Dangerous Liaisons is the film based on the novel of the same name by Choderlos de Laclos set in 18th century France. Marquise de Merteuil’s asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for one last night with her. Yet things don’t go as planned in this love triangle drama.



Tagline: Lust. Seduction. Revenge. The Game As You've Never Seen It Played Before.

Genres: Drama, Romance

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Country:   United Kingdom,   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  16 December 1988

Box Office

Budget:  $14,000,000
Revenue:  $34,670,720

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Lorimar Film Entertainment, Warner Bros., NFH Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 59 min

Academy Award Nominations and Wins

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE — Glenn Close  {“Marquise de Merteuil”}
ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE — Michelle Pfeiffer {“Madame de Tourvel”}
ART DIRECTION — Art Direction: Stuart Craig; Set Decoration: Gerard James  – WON
COSTUME DESIGN — James Acheson – WON
MUSIC (Original Score) — George Fenton
BEST PICTURE — Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean, Producers
WRITING (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) — Christopher Hampton – WON


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