Headstrong (Bille en tête) 33 years old

Based on a popular novel with the English title Devil in the Flesh by Alexandre Jardin, this little drama tells the story of Virgile (Thomas Langmann), a sixteen-year old boy who has grown tired of being a virgin, and decides to seduce Carla (Kristin Scott-Thomas), an older woman. Rather to his surprise, despite his callowness, she proves to be quite willing.


Headstrong Cast

Name Character
Kristin Scott Thomas She was 29, now 62 years old as Clara
Thomas Langmann He was 18, now 51 years old as Virgile
Danielle Darrieux She was 72, 100 years old when she died as Arquebuse

Headstrong Crew

Name Department
Carlo Cotti as Director. He was 50 (now 83) years old Directing
Headstrong poster
Headstrong (33 years)

  • Release day: Tuesday, June 20, 1989
  • Runtime: 92 minutes