A new adaptation of the novel written by Guy de Maupassant, Bel Ami illustrates the journey of George Duroy (Robert Pattinson) from attics misery to opulence and luxury high social class in 1900s Paris.
Using its power of seduction and unusual intelligence, George manages to turn a young poor as a church mouse in the most wanted man of the moment.
In a world where the most powerful people in Paris were not men but their wives and mistresses by George parade in his bed most beautiful and influential women informed that facilitates more or less consciously ancestry.
After several episodes where George seduce and abandon their victims in cold blood, the young man comes to fall prey to their machinations. Became a pariah selected circles, disowned by all his friends, only a foolish gesture can save him from poverty, but at the same time will cost more expensive than even the largest loss of wealth.