Sleeping Beauty

French provocateur Catherine Breillat returns to her recent territory of eroticized, fractured fairy tales with The Sleeping Beauty (La Belle Endormie) but finds no new fertile ground to explore.Following as it does Breillat’s far more interesting Bluebeard (2008), the movie disappoints on all levels. The picture opens with the familiar tale of Anastasia...read more

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The Sleeping Beauty - Trailer 1
01:57 — A young princess, Anastasia, is the subject of a tug-of-war among witches, as each struggles to find the suitable antidote to a death sentence inculca (more…)
Sleeping Beauty
01:30 — Lucy is a university student who takes a job as a Sleeping Beauty. In her chamber, old men seek an erotic experience that requires Lucy's absolute su (more…)
Sleeping Beauty - Trailer
01:31 — SLEEPING BEAUTY is a fascinating depiction of a young woman's reckless decent into a shocking world of erotic desires. Lucy (Emily Browning) is a (more…)
The Sleeping Beauty - Official Trailer
01:57 — French provocateur Catherine Breillat (Fat Girl, Bluebeard) continues her deconstruction of classic fairytales with her latest, The Sleeping Beauty. C (more…)
Sleeping Beauty
01:57 — SLEEPING BEAUTY is a fascinating depiction of a young woman's reckless decent into a shocking world of erotic desires. Lucy (Emily Browning) is a (more…)
Sleeping Beauty
01:16 — SLEEPING BEAUTY is a fascinating depiction of a young woman's reckless decent into a shocking world of erotic desires. Lucy (Emily Browning) is a (more…)
Sleeping Beauty - Official Trailer
01:30 — SLEEPING BEAUTY is a fascinating depiction of a young woman's reckless decent into a shocking world of erotic desires. Lucy (Emily Browning) is a (more…)
Sydney Film Fest - Meet the Artist
06:07 — Interview with Director Julia Leigh for Sleeping Beauty from the Sydney Film Festival.
Trailer
01:31 — Trailer for Sleeping Beauty. Lucy is a young university student possessed by a kind of radical passivity. She lets a flip of a coin decide the outcom (more…)
Sleeping Beauty
Jane Campion presents SLEEPING BEAUTY, the bold and provocative directorial debut of Julia Leigh, an official selection of the Cannes, Toronto and Chi (more…)
The Sleeping Beauty
French provocateur Catherine Breillat (Fat Girl, Bluebeard) continues her deconstruction of classic fairytales with her latest, The Sleeping Beauty. (more…)
Red Band Trailer
01:33 — Death-haunted, quietly reckless, Lucy is a young university student who takes a job as a Sleeping Beauty. In the Sleeping Beauty Chamber old men seek (more…)

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  • Released: 2010
  • Review: French provocateur Catherine Breillat returns to her recent territory of eroticized, fractured fairy tales with The Sleeping Beauty (La Belle Endormie) but finds no new fertile ground to explore.Following as it does Breillat’s far more interesting Bluebear… (more)

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