M. Butterfly ()

directed by David Cronenberg
featuring Jeremy Irons, John Lone, Ian Richardson, Annabel Leventon, Shizuko Hoshi

David Cronenberg's cinematic intensity eviscerates this adaptation of David Henry Hwang's passionate stage production. Based on a true incident involving a French diplomat who carried on an affair for 18 years with a man the diplomat thought was a woman, M. Butterfly begins in 1964 Beijing when French foreign service employee Rene Gallimard (Jeremy Irons) becomes smitten with Chinese opera performer Song Liling (John Lone). Before long, Gallimard is enamored with Song, and they begin an inflamed affair -- bracketed by the ...

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M. Butterfly
2016,

UPC: 888574407506

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M. Butterfly
2009,

UPC: 883929062836

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M. Butterfly
1997,

UPC: 085391298434

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