That Obscure Object of Desire

That Obscure Object of Desire ★★★

For these mid-century auteurs, how much were they motivated to make movies like these—deep dives into the neuroses of the wealthy—by their interest in the socio-political complexities of the world, and how much were they motivated by the desire to get their hands on the breasts of young beautiful actresses like Angela Molina and Carole Bouquet? Betting it’s mostly the latter.