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Madame Bovary DVD Review

Sophie Barthes' Madame Bovary is finally arriving on DVD in the UK and fights it corner well as a worthy adaptation of the Gustave Flaubert novel and yet as time goes on, it seems to become harder and harder for filmmakers to create their own vision of this well known tale.

What Richard Did Review

Lenny Abrahamson's Irish drama brings the audience back to zero by taking away the fancy cinematography and the sustained tension and even the guns, but instead is a discovery and exploration of what happens to one boy when it all towers over him.