The film industry has reacted with disgust at the admission from a director that one of the most notorious rape scenes in modern film history was shot without prior consent from the actor involved. Bernardo Bertolucci was facing a backlash on Sunday from actors including Jessica Chastain, Anna Kendrick and Chris Evans after a newly surfaced video clip showed him confessing that he did not consult Maria Schneider about some elements of the infamous rape scene in Last Tango in Paris so as to make her reaction appear more authentic. In a video interview filmed in but only recently posted online, Bertolucci confessed he felt guilty about his treatment of Schneider, who died of cancer in At the time of shooting, Brando was 48 years old and Schneider was As the clip circulated online, Hollywood stars took to Twitter to express their outrage, with Marvel Comics actor Chris Evans tweeting:.
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See the full list. Whether you watch weekly or want to join in for the big finish, get ready for these big Spring TV and streaming finales. Watch the video. Title: Last Tango in Paris While looking for an apartment, Jeanne, a beautiful young Parisienne, encounters Paul, a mysterious American expatriate mourning his wife's recent suicide. Instantly drawn to each other, they have a stormy, passionate affair, in which they do not reveal their names to each other.
The film's raw portrayal of sexual violence and emotional turmoil led to international controversy and drew various levels of government censorship in different jurisdictions. United Artists Classics released a R-rated cut in In , after the film became part of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer library, the film was reclassified NC Paul Brando , a middle-aged American hotel owner mourning the suicide of his wife Rosa, meets a young, engaged Parisian woman named Jeanne Maria Schneider at an apartment that both are interested in renting.