Fearing that they may be heading towards a premature middle age,
Hélène and Lucie decide to run away and indulge their
hedonistic fantasies in the South of France. The young women
haven't seen each other for years but they have no difficulty reliving
their former days, of childhood innocence and wild adolescence.
If they agree on anything it is that life is for living...
Le Voyage en douce
is a French film drama first released in France on 4th January 1980,
directed by Michel Deville.
The film stars Dominique Sanda, Geraldine Chaplin, Jacques Zabor, Jean Crubelier and Valerie Masterson.
It is a Maurice Bernard production, produced by Maurice Bernart and distributed by Gaumont.
Our overall rating for Le Voyage en douce
is: good - passable entertainment.
Other memorable films that have been directed by Michel Deville include: Ce soir ou jamais
Le Mouton enragé
La Petite bande
(1983). The actor Geraldine Chaplin has also appeared in: Nashville
I Want to Go Home
Hable con ella
Et si on vivait tous ensemble?
Other drama films of the 1980s from France that are recommended viewing include: Claude Pinoteau's La 7ème cible
Louis Malle's Au revoir, les enfants
Claude Miller's Garde à vue
Robert Hossein's Les Misérables
Claude Chabrol's Une affaire de femmes