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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover ()

directed by Peter Greenaway
featuring Richard Bohringer, Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren, Alan Howard, Tim Roth

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This is probably Peter Greenaway's most famous (or infamous) film, which first shocked audiences at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival and then on both sides of the Atlantic. A gang leader (Michael Gambon), accompanied by his wife (Helen Mirren) and his associates, entertains himself every night in a fancy French restaurant that he has recently bought. Having tired of her sadistic, boorish husband, the wife finds herself a lover (Alan Howard) and makes love to him in the restaurant's coziest places with the silent permission of ...

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover 2001, Miramax

UPC: 013131139198