Passion and suspense intersect in director Marcel Carné's adaptation of the Emile Zola novel. Thérèse (Simone Signoret) and her lover, Laurent (Raf Vallone), engineer the "accidental" death of her ineffectual husband, only to become the targets of blackmail. Sylvie, Jacques Duby, and Maria-Pia Casilio also star. AKA: "The Adultress." 102 min. Standard; Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English; filmography; photo gallery. In French with English subtitles.