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Last Tango in Paris

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"Last Tango left me depleted and exhausted. Some of the pain I was experiencing was my very own. Thereafter I decided to make my living in a way that was less devastating emotionally." Thus Marlon Brando recalled, in his autobiography, making Last Tango in Paris.
Bernardo Bertolucci's graphic and harrowing account of sexual obsession, grief, psychic breakdown, and murder p
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Paperback, 96 pages
Published July 1st 1998 by British Film Institute
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Paul Bryant
Apr 14, 2013 Paul Bryant rated it liked it
Shelves: movies
Scene 1 – Concierge's office, 15 Rue Jules Verne

Marlon : I've come about the flat.

Concierge : There's someone already looking at it.

Marlon: (mumbles incomprehensibly)

Scene 2 : The Flat

Maria : Oo le fuck are you?

Marlon: (mumbles incomprehensibly)

Maria : Are you gonna 'ave this apartement or what?

Marlon: (mumbles incomprehensibly)

(They come face to face. He snaps her underwear. They coagulate farmistically. )

Scene 3: The Flat

Maria : My name is –

Marlon : No. No names. No name for me, no name for yo
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Desi Martiana Putri
Mar 16, 2012 Desi Martiana Putri rated it liked it
Beli novel ini karena tertarik baca sinopsisnya di majalah cosmopolitan. Selain ceritanya kontroversial, cara pengarang menulis cerita juga enak bacanya. Nggak berbelit-belit dan yang pasti full of drama. Diem-diem jadi bayangin gimana sosok machonya si Paul yang diceritakan udah lumayan umur tapi masih mampu menarik hati Jeanne dari petemuan yang nggak di sengaja. Menarik.
Sean Nolan
Apr 05, 2015 Sean Nolan rated it it was ok
good li'l story
Caitlin
Feb 01, 2010 Caitlin rated it liked it
what did I learn from this book? That Marlon Brando is a skeezy perv who likes Grandpa sweaters and well shaped breasts. Well, there was also a lot of useful information about the release/making of this film.
Clare
Aug 17, 2009 Clare rated it liked it
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A very informative book about the film and the circumstances in which it was made and the aftermath.
Hoda hm
Nov 17, 2007 Hoda hm rated it it was amazing
nakhoondamesh ama filmesh mahshare!this film is very absorb!
Dessy
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The power of love story is always fabulous...
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Racy... but powerful.
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