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The story of Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg), a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac who is discovered badly beaten in an alley by an older bachelor, Seligman (Stellan Skarsgård), who takes her into his home. As he tends to her wounds, she recounts the erotic story of her adolescence and young-adulthood (portrayed in flashback by Stacy Martin).
the official version from magpictures.com on December 8, 2013
Follows Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg), a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac. Stellan Skarsgard will play Seligman, an old, charming bachelor who finds Joe beaten up in an alley. He takes her home to care for her, and Joe recounts to him the story of her erotic life, from birth to the age of 50.
a modified formulation from hollywoodreporter.com on September 2, 2012
Follows the erotic life of a woman from the age of zero to the age of 50.
verbatim from screendaily.com on August 4, 2011