A philandering wife plans to ill her alcoholic husband so she can run away with her lover. The murder goes according to plan until the next morning, when Julie discovers that her lover has disappeared and her husband’s bank account is empty.
French master Claude Chabrol directed this stylish and winding psychological thriller, adapted from a novel by Richard Neely. Darkly comedic, Innocents with Dirty Hands sees Romy Schneider star as a campy femme fatale who is cut off from the outside world but remains strong and vengeful.
Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2003, Russia
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
David Lynch, 1997, United States
Mamoru Oshii, 1995, Japan
Kinji Fukasaku, 2000, Japan
Park Chan-wook, 2003, South Korea
Michael Haneke, 2005, France
Kim Ki-duk, 2004, South Korea