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The Mother and the Whore (1973)

217 min | Drama, Romance

The chauvinist Alexandre balances relationships with several women, including the maternal Marie and the sexually liberated Veronika, in the post-1968 intellectual scene of Paris.
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Writer
Jean Eustache (scenario and dialogue)
Cinematographer
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Updated May 17, 1973

Release date
Oct 5, 1973 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Jean-Pierre Léaud
Alexandre Alexandre   See fewer
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Bernadette Lafont
Marie / Alexandre's girlfriend Marie / Alexandre's girlfriend   See fewer
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Françoise Lebrun
Veronika / Alexandre's girlfriend Veronika / Alexandre's girlfriend   See fewer
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Isabelle Weingarten
Gilberte / Alexandre's ex-girlfriend Gilberte / Alexandre's ex-girlfriend   See fewer
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Jacques Renard
Alexandre's Friend Alexandre's Friend   See fewer
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Jean-Noël Picq
Offenbach's Fan Offenbach's Fan   See fewer
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Jean-Claude Biette
Café Les Deux Magots' Customer (uncredited) Café Les Deux Magots' Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Cottrell
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Jessa Darrieux
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Jean Douchet
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Douchka
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Bernard Eisenschitz
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Jean Eustache
Man in Sunglasses in Store (uncredited) Man in Sunglasses in Store (uncredited)   See fewer
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Berthe Granval
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Caroline Loeb
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Marinka Matuszewski
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Geneviève Mnich
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Noël Simsolo
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André Téchiné
Café Les Deux Magots' Customer (uncredited) Café Les Deux Magots' Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 4,942 votes