Merci Docteur Rey is a 2002 Merchant Ivory's gay comedy film directed by Andrew Litvack, starring Diane Wiest and Jane Birkin. Filmed in Paris. A young man is recruited into an illicit love triangle to watch a much older man’s sexual liaison, but ends up witnessing what turns out to be his murder. The next day the young man's opera diva mother, played by Dianne Wiest, informs him that his estranged father has been in Paris… until the previous night when he was murdered. Seeking help with a psychiatrist, the young man comes across an eccentric actress , who has come totally unhinged by the...
|Release date:||October 13, 2002|
|Directed by:||Andrew Litvack|
|Producer:||Ismail Merchant, Nathalie Gastaldo, Rahila Bootwala, Paul Bradley|
|Music by:||Geoffrey Alexander, Giacomo Puccini|
|Screenplay by:||Andrew Litvack|