Rated NR · 116 min. · 1986

Drama, Romance

In the near future, an aging crime lord recruits young delinquent Alex to steal a locked-up serum designed to fight a mysterious STD. When Alex falls for his boss's girlfriend, Mauvais Sang becomes something rarer: an ecstatic depiction of what it feels like to be young, restless and madly in love. With its balletic gestures and bold primary colors, much of the film plays as if through the eyes of its lovesick protagonist. And it hinges on one of the most thrilling scenes in modern movies: Alex sprinting and cartwheeling through the Parisian night to David Bowie's "Modern Love," a bundle of desires set briefly and wildly free.

Director: Léos Carax
Writer: Léos Carax
Cast: Michel Piccoli, Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant, Hans Meyer and Julie Delpy

Now Playing

Sorry there are no upcoming showtimes for The Night Is Young (Mauvais sang)

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.

Connect Today 10.19.2017

Popular Events

  • Savannah Film Festival: Waiting for You @ Trustees Theater

    • Tue., Oct. 31, 10 a.m.
    • Buy Tickets
  • Savannah Film Festival: Grass Stains @ Trustees Theater

    • Sun., Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m. and Thu., Nov. 2, 9 a.m.
    • Buy Tickets
  • Savannah Film Festival: Wonder Women Panel Series @ Gutstein Gallery

    • Mon., Oct. 30, 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m.
    • Buy Tickets
  • Savannah Film Festival: Cries from Syria @ SCAD Museum of Art

    • Mon., Oct. 30, 12:30 p.m.
    • Buy Tickets
  • Savannah Film Festival: At the Drive-In @ Trustees Theater

    • Mon., Oct. 30, 3:30 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 4, 9 a.m.
    • Buy Tickets

Copyright © 2017, Connect Savannah. All Rights Reserved.
Website powered by Foundation