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Le Sauvage (English title (UK): Call me Savage) is a 1975 French film starring Yves Montand
Yves Montand
and Catherine Deneuve. The film was a commercial success with a total of 2,373,738 admissions in France and was the 12th highest grossing film of the year. [2]

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1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Reception 4 References 5 External links

Plot[edit] Scant days before her wedding to Vittorio, Nelly (Deneuve) has a change of heart and runs away. As Vittorio pursues her through Caracas, she turns for help first to Alex (Roberts), a previous employer, and then to Martin (Montand), a middle-aged French man she meets by chance. Martin drives her to the airport, where she gets a plane ticket to Paris. Returning by boat to his peaceful lonely life on an island off the coast, Martin is surprised and dismayed to find that Nelly has made her way there ahead of him. When he tries to return her to the mainland she sabotages the boat, causing it to sink. Marooned upon the island, Martin is forced to adapt to his new neighbor, who is determined to stay. Cast[edit]

Yves Montand: Martin Catherine Deneuve: Nelly Luigi Vannucchi: Vittorio Tony Roberts: Alex Fox Bobo Lewis: Miss Mark Dana Wynter: Jessie Coutances Gabriel Cattand : Mr. Delouis Vernon Dobtcheff : Mr. Coleman Jean Guidoni : Musician

Reception[edit] The film recorded admissions of 2,373,738 in France.[3] References[edit]

^ http://www.jpbox-office.com/fichfilm.php?id=8252 ^ http://www.jpbox-office.com/fichfilm.php?id=8252&affich=france ^ Film box office information at Box Office Story

External links[edit]

Call Me Savage (Le Sauvage) on IMDb Le Sauvage at TCMDB La Sauvage at Catherin Deneuve tribute site

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The Horseman on the Roof
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