Eva (1962 film)

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Eva 1962 film.jpg
Original film poster
Directed by Joseph Losey
Produced by Raymond Hakim
Robert Hakim
Screenplay by Hugo Butler
Evan Jones
Based on Eve
by James Hadley Chase
Starring Jeanne Moreau
Stanley Baker
Virna Lisi
Music by Michel Legrand
Cinematography Gianni Di Venanzo
Edited by Reginald Beck
Franca Silvi
Distributed by Times Film Corporation
Release date
  • October 3, 1962 (1962-10-03)
Running time
116 minutes
Language English

Eva, released in the United Kingdom as Eve, is a 1962 Italian-French drama film directed by Joseph Losey and starring Jeanne Moreau, Stanley Baker and Virna Lisi. Its screenplay is adapted from James Hadley Chase's 1945 best-selling novel Eve.[1]


A raw Welsh novelist in Venice is humiliated by a money-loving Frenchwoman who erotically ensnares him.



  1. ^ Geoffrey Nowell-Smith. Making Waves, Revised and Expanded: New Cinemas of the 1960s. A&C Black, 2013. ISBN 1623566916. 

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