Based on the true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who had a stroke in his early 40's and his only way to communicate was by blinking his left eye. He tells his story by doing so and his story includes a few naked beautiful women! In HD!
Several years after an intense love affair with a woman named Elizabeth (played by Kim Basinger in the original film, 9 1/2 Weeks), John (Mickey Rourke) goes to Paris to find that woman and attempt to recapture their passion. In Paris, John meets Lea (Angie Everhart), a good friend of his old love, who informs him that Elizabeth has remarried. Lea seduces John into an erotic affair, but he soon learns she's not what she seems. Also starring Philipa Matthews, Agathe de La Fontaine.
n 1995, author and Elle magazine editor Jean-Dominique Bauby suffered a stroke that put him in a coma; he awakened mute and completely paralyzed. Mathieu Amalric stars in this adaptation of Bauby's autobiography, which he dictated by blinking. Julian Schnabel was nominated for the 2008 Best Director Oscar and won the Golden Globe in the same category for his poignant film about the strength of the human spirit. Starring Marina Hands, Agathe de La Fontaine.