A fine movie. Kiera Knightly was great but a lot of it felt stale at times. Very brightly lit, it could have benefitted from a more historical look.
|With:||Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Denise Gough|
|Overview:||After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels.|