You sort of wondered why he was so nuts for her. Having said this, Beatrice Dalle is superb as the severely disturbed Betty, and Jean Hughes-Anglade lends strong support as "writer" boyfriend Zorg. Her unpredictability attracted him, made him fall in love her, and that unpredictability was daring and unique. I've never forgotten this movie, perhaps the best french film I've ever seen. For some crazy reason, usually at night, cats suddenly go nuts and dash around the house like they're chasing invisible, flying rodents. Some of the sex scenes that were a perfect amalgamation of situation mood and characters.
True it has one or two sex scenes too many -- as I hinted before -- but it is sex that means something and is about something.
Movie review: Crazy Love with 'Betty Blue'
Since the shake-up in social values in the s, it has been shown so often in American films that we take it for granted. According to prison rules, soft drinks and biscuits would have been available afterwards. Sunday, February 22, - Video. B Thompson on November 9, 5: If not then that was good acting. The shorter minutes version also has some huge narrative gaps - but I won't be searching for the three-hour version anytime soon, the movie is already too long as it is. Very long, slow and unbelievably believable.