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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer(Movie, 2006)

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| 2h 27min | Genres: Crime, Fantasy, Drama
Perfume: The Story of a MurdererRating: 3.7/5 (with 16511,651 votes)
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer is a 2006 period psychological thriller film directed by Tom Tykwer and starring Ben Whishaw, Alan Rickman, Rachel Hurd-Wood, and Dustin Hoffman. Tykwer, with Johnny Klimek and Reinhold Heil, also composed the music. The screenplay, by Tykwer, Andrew Birkin and Bernd Eichinger, is based on Patrick Süskind's 1985 novel Perfume. Set in 18th century France, the film tells the story of Jean-Baptiste Grenouille (Whishaw), an olfactory genius, and his homicidal quest for the perfect scent. Producer Eichinger bought the film rights to Süskind's novel in 2000 and began writing the screenplay together with Birkin. Tykwer was selected as the director and joined the two in developing the screenplay in 2003. Principal photography began on July 12, 2005 and concluded on October 16, 2005; filming took place in Spain, Germany, and Fran... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

European Film Award for Best Cinematographer European Film Academy Prix D'excellence European Film Award for Best Actor European Film Award for Best Cinematographer European Film Award for Best Composer European Film Academy People's Choice Award for Best European Film European Film Academy Prix D'excellence

About Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

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.

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Production countries: Germany, Spain, France
Plays in: Paris
Based on the work of: Patrick Süskind ("Perfume")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 31 languages: Arabic (AR), Azerbaijani (AZ), Belarusian (BE), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Norwegian Bokmål (NB), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/05/2007 (World premiere: 09/13/2006)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Das Parfum – Die Geschichte eines Mörders"
"Das Parfum"
"Парфюмът: Историята на един убиец"
"杀手故事"
"香水"
"香水:一个杀人者的故事"
"香水谋杀案"
"Das Parfum"
"Le Parfum : Histoire d'un meurtrier"
"Το Άρωμα: Η Ιστορία Ενός Δολοφόνου"
"향수: 어느 살인자의 이야기"
"El Perfume: Historia de un asesino"
"Parfymen: Berättelsen om en mördare"
"Koku,bir katilin hikayesi"
"Perfume"
"Perfume - The Story of a Murderer"
"Perfume։ The Story of a Murderer"

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