Forbidden Passion: List For Week Ending December 3, 2017

Forbidden Passion: List For Week Ending December 3, 2017

Our films this week deal with passion that is forbidden by law or custom. This week’s review film, Call Me By Your Name, deals with an affair between two men. So does our companion film, Maurice. Tanna and Tabu revolve around an opposite-sex affair that flouts local customs, as does Romeo And Juliet. The lovers risk serious consequences because denying their feelings is unthinkable. It makes extraordinarily compelling cinema.

This is not intended as an all-inclusive list. Reader suggestions are welcome. If you know an addition to this list, please write using the suggestions below.

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