18 certificateThe Lover is a Film programme that first aired in 1992 and has been classified a 18 certificate.

The Lover is a 3 star programme


The Lover (1992)

Directed by
Jean-Jacques Annaud

In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 105 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1992

3/5 Stars

Classification: 18 Certificate

Production Country: France/UK/Vietnam

Filmed in Colour


Jane March...The Young Girl
Tony Leung Ka Fai...The Chinaman
Frédérique Meininger...The Mother
Arnaud Giovaninetti...The Elder Brother
Melvil Poupaud...The Younger Brother
Image for Lisa FaulknerLisa Faulkner...Helene Lagonelle
Xiem Mang...The Chinaman's Father
Philippe Le Dem...The French Teacher
Ann Schaufuss...Anne-Marie Stretter
Quach Van An...The Driver
Tania Torrens...The Principal
Raymonde Heudeline...The Writer
Yvonne Wingerter...The Writer
Do Minh Vien...The Young Boy
Hélène Patarot...The Assistant Mistress