Widow of St. Pierre (also know as La veuve de Saint-Pierre) full movie is released on Apr 13, 2001. Watch Widow of St. Pierre online - the French Drama movie from France , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $7,193,889. Widow of St. Pierre is directed by Patrice Leconte and created by Claude Faraldo with Juliette Binoche and Daniel Auteuil.

In 1849, in the Archipelago of Saint-Pierre et Miquelon, the drunken Ariel Neel Auguste and his partner Louis Ollivier kill for a futile motive (to see if he is fat or just big) the fishing boat captain Coupard. Nell, who stabbed the victim, is sentenced to die with his head severed in the guillotine while Louis is sentenced to hard labor. During the transportation to the prison under the custody of Captain Jean, there is an accident and Louis dies. While spending his days in the cell waiting for the guillotine and the executioner, Neel is invited by the captain's wife Mrs. Pauline to help her in her garden and becomes her protégé. Later he has a process of rehabilitation helping the locals in minor works and becomes very popular in the island. When he saves the building Café du Nord and her owner from sinking in the sea, his popularity increases and nobody but the governor and politicians of the council wants his death. Neel marries Eleontine Jeanne-Marie, but sooner he is informed that the ship Marie Galante has just left Martinique bringing a guillotine. Now the Governor and politicians need to find an executioner in the population to execute the sentence.

As know as:

La veuve de Saint-Pierre, Die Witwe von Saint-Pierre, Ο δήμιος του Σαιν Πιερ, L'amore che non muore, Prokletí ostrova Saint Pierre


France, Canada



Production Companies:

Cinémaginaire Inc., Epithète Films, France 2 Cinéma

Gross worldwide:



A true story of revenge and redemption, fear and forgiveness, and the true meaning of love.

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