This Special Friendship (1964)…


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Date: February 28, 2018

01) This Special Friendship (1964 Movie)!


“English Subtitles Version! Drama / LGBT! Les amitiés particulières is a 1964 film adaptation of the Roger Peyrefitte novel Les amitiés particulières directed by Jean Delannoy. It stars Francis Lacombrade as Georges, Didier Haudepin as Alexandre and Michel Bouquet as Père de Trennes.

The movie is mostly true to the novel, changing only relatively minor plot points such as Alexandre’s suicide from poisoning to death by throwing himself from a train. Also, Alexandre in the movie is brown-haired, not blond, which also removes some of the inside jokes between Alexandre and Georges which are present in the book.

On the set of the film, Peyrefitte, who was 57-years-old at the time, met the 12-year-old aristocrat

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2 thoughts on “This Special Friendship (1964)…

  1. DJ TRASHporn !

    What happenstance I just watched this awesome and tragically beautiful movie tonight and lo and behold your post! What a film! Excellent shots and joys of friendships and daring risk.

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    1. eqfoundation Post author

      It is a good movie…

      Unfortunately, this version has subtitles, and the soundtrack is not present…I think they did this, to avoid tripping off any copyright detection…Maybe I’m wrong, who knows?

      The fully intact movie can be found on YouTube, via a search.

      Reply

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