No Time For Ecstasy

  • 1961
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Van Eyck portrays a Ukranian idealist who joins the International Brigade during the 1936 Spanish Civil War. Shortly after his enlistment, Van Eyck meets Lavi, a young American journalist, and it's love at first sight. After arriving at the front, Van Eyck deserts when his comrade Lesaffre is tortured and mutilated by his captors. He runs off with Lavi...read more

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on
Rating:

Van Eyck portrays a Ukranian idealist who joins the International Brigade during the 1936 Spanish Civil War. Shortly after his enlistment, Van Eyck meets Lavi, a young American journalist, and it's love at first sight. After arriving at the front, Van Eyck deserts when his comrade

Lesaffre is tortured and mutilated by his captors. He runs off with Lavi just before his unit is to execute a group of their own prisoners. The two try to escape but are caught at the French border by anarchists. Van Eyck is taken away, and the film ends with Lavi screaming as she hears her lover

being shot.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Van Eyck portrays a Ukranian idealist who joins the International Brigade during the 1936 Spanish Civil War. Shortly after his enlistment, Van Eyck meets Lavi, a young American journalist, and it's love at first sight. After arriving at the front, Van Eyck… (more)

Show More »