Rent Les Enfants Terribles on DVD

Les Enfants Terribles

1950 Rated NR 1hr 46m

After teenager Paul (Edouard Dermithe) is injured in a schoolyard fight and ordered to bed rest, his doting sister, Elisabeth (Nicole Stéphane), assumes the lead role in his care. But when Elisabeth takes on a boarder (Renée Cosima) who strongly resembles Paul's boyhood crush, the siblings' close relationship is threatened. Director Jean-Pierre Melville also penned the screenplay to this black-and-white drama, based on a novel by Jean Cocteau.

Rent DVDs for only $4.99 a month.

More like Les Enfants Terribles

Beauty and the Beast Bob Le Flambeur Casque d'Or The Earrings of Madame de... Children of Paradise The 400 Blows Pickpocket Shoot the Piano Player Breathless The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Movie Details

1953 BAFTA®
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

French: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; cast and crew interviews.