Obsession can cause the unthinkable.
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.
Bernd Eichinger, Tom Tykwer, Andrew Birkin
September 13, 2006
Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, United States of America
Top billed cast
Ben Whishaw, Alan Rickman, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Dustin Hoffman, John Hurt
Rising Star, VIP Medienfonds 4, Nouvelles Éditions de Films (NEF), Davis Films, Ikiru Films, Constantin Film, MEDIA Programme of the European Union, DreamWorks Pictures, Summit Entertainment, Bernd Eichinger Productions, CNC, Castelao Productions, Eurimages, Atresmedia, Filmax
paris, france, prostitute, based on novel or book, small town, obsession, orgy, bad smell, lone wolf, lavender, nose, child prodigy, fish market, daughter, supernatural, genius, murder, death, perfume, 18th century
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