"In 1944 Normandy, soldier Gabriel Byrne wanders onto the farm of gorgeous but manless Marianne Basler. Resistance claims she is a traitor; he stays, but he can't protect her forever when he leaves..."
"Jean Reno's beloved wife Ruehl is dying; their aging Italian town has only 3 plots left in the cemetery; his increasingly desperate but loving attempts to keep them empty fill up this gorgeous movie."
"It's available here as a single disc, but long before that paltry release, this 3DVD Criterion set has been an object of lust for collectors. A genius film given 5-star treatment. Expensive but a wow!"
"John Irving books are always a blast to read, but don't always work on screen - this does. Williams is perfect casting with Glenn Close as his revolutionary nurse mum, John Lithgow as a crossdresser!"