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Maria Schneider Obituary

Friday, February 4th, 2011


Maria Schneider dies at 58; actress in ‘Last Tango in Paris’



‘Last Tango in Paris’ is considered a classic, but it also included notorious sex scenes. In her later years, Maria Schneider expressed regret about appearing in the film, saying ‘I felt a little raped’ by costar Marlon Brando and director Bernardo Bertolucci.


By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
February 4, 2011


Maria Schneider, the French actress who appeared opposite Marlon Brando in “Last Tango in Paris,” the 1972 movie whose strong sexual content stirred international controversy, has died. She was 58.


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