the 1985 novel Perfume by Patrick Süskind. Set in century France, the film tells the story of Jean-Baptiste Grenouille (Ben Whishaw), an olfactory genius, and his homicidal quest for the perfect scent.
Perfume: The Story Of A Murderer on DVD from DreamWorks. Directed by Tom Tykwer. Staring Dustin Hoffman, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Ben Whishaw and Alan Rickman. More Historical / Period Piece, Drama and Thrillers DVDs available @ DVD Empire.