The Met: Manon Lescaut Movie

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Who's Involved:

Richard Eyre

Release Date:

Saturday, March 5, 2016 (Limited)

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Runtime: 3 hrs, 35 m

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The Met stage ignites when soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kaufmann join forces in Puccini’s obsessive love story. Opolais sings the title role of the country girl who transforms herself into a Parisian temptress, while Kaufmann is the dashing student who desperately woos her. Director Richard Eyre places the action in occupied France in a film noir setting. “Desperate passion” is the phrase Puccini himself used to describe the opera that confirmed his position as the preeminent Italian opera composer of his day.

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A look at the The Met: Manon Lescaut behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Richard Eyre last directed The Children Act and The Other Man.



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  1. The broadcast of Puccini’s Manon Lescaut will be presented live on Saturday, March 5 at 12:55 p.m. ET / 9:55 a.m. PT, followed by an Encore presentation in select cinemas on Wednesday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. in all time zones.

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On or about December 27, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

The Met: Manon Lescaut Release Date: When was it released?

The Met: Manon Lescaut was released in 2016 on Saturday, March 5, 2016 (Limited release).

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