Chéri is a 2009 drama film directed by Stephen Frears. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Friend, it is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by French author Colette. The film premiered at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival. Set in 1900s Belle Époque Paris, Chéri tells the story of the end of a six-year affair between an aging retired courtesan, Léa, and a flamboyant young man, Fred, nicknamed "Chéri" . Although Léa only plans on keeping Chéri around for a short while, their affair turns into a six-year ordeal, in which Léa has begun paying for Chéri's expenses, and Chéri...
|Release date:||February 10, 2009|
|Directed by:||Stephen Frears|
|Producer:||Thom Mount, Bill Kenwright, Tracey Seaward, Andras Hamori, Julius Green|
|Music by:||Alexandre Desplat|
|Screenplay by:||Christopher Hampton|