Le Boucher (The Butcher) (1969)
Claude Chabrol, "the French Alfred Hitchcock," directed this alternately pastoral and terrifying mystery set in a quiet village. A lonely schoolteacher begins an affair with the town butcher, but their romance is interrupted when an unknown killer begins preying on the local children. Stephane Audran, Jean Yanne and Mario Beccara star. 87 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: French, English, Spanish; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; biographies; photo gallery; theatrical trailer. In French with English subtitles/Dubbed in English.