ByJuly 17, 2000
Released in Paris, to little initial acclaim, in 1956, And God Created Woman was scarcely Brigitte Bardot’s first film. By most filmographers’ reckonings, it was her seventeenth. You mean to say . . . Read more »
The astounding success of Roger Vadim’s And God Created Woman revolutionized the foreign film market and turned Brigitte Bardot into an international star. Bardot stars as Juliette, an 18-year-old orphan whose unbridled appetite for pleasure shakes up all of St. Tropez; her sweet but naïve husband Michel (Jean-Louis Trintignant) endures beatings, insults, and mambo in his attempts to tame her wild ways.