The Sheltering Sky

  • 1990
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

Director Bernardo Bertolucci's impenetrable film follows the spiritual/romantic travels of three Americans as they try to find themselves in North Africa. Based on a minor classic by Paul Bowles that has intrigued filmmakers for years, this failed attempt to adapt existential angst for the big screen is photographed with a golden, burnished glow and exquisitely...read more

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The Sheltering Sky - Official Trailer
01:50 — A wealthy American couple and a friend embark on a journey to North Africa in search of themselves, but the wife's affair with the friend ruins their (more…)
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01:47 — Trailer for The Sheltering Sky. The American artist couple Port and Kit Moresby travel aimlessly through Africa, searching for new experiences that co (more…)
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  • Released: 1990
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Director Bernardo Bertolucci's impenetrable film follows the spiritual/romantic travels of three Americans as they try to find themselves in North Africa. Based on a minor classic by Paul Bowles that has intrigued filmmakers for years, this failed attempt… (more)

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