Julie Kohler (Moreau) leaves her home town in a quest to avenge her husband's death. Bent on revenge and fueled with murderous intent, she tracks down five men she believes to have played a role in her husbands demise. The question is, does she have the right men' Francois Truffaut's (THE 400 BLOWS, SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER) homage to the suspenseful mystery films of Alfred Hitchcock complete with a wonderful score by Bernard Herman who's haunting soundtracks can be heard on Hitchcock classics such as PSYCHO and VERTIGO. Based on the novel by Cornell Woolrich.
A Hitchcockian thriller of love and revenge. When a man is killed on his wedding day, the distraught bride determines to destroy the persons responsible for his death. And she searches them down, one by one, and ingeniously wipes them out... until she meets and falls in love with the last of the murderers, and he with her. Will she continue with her clever plan and murder him too' Or will he alone escape her wrath'
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