France / 1931 / 95 min / Completed
Technical Details :
Michel Simon, Janie Marèse, Georges Flamant, Magdelaine Berubet.
Ets. Braunberger – Richebé (Les Films du Jeudi)
“Sois bonne ô ma belle inconnue” by Eugénie Buffet; “Sérénade” by Enrico Toselli; “Malbrough s’en va-t’en guerre” by Michel Simon.
Festivals & Awards :
Official Selection, Cannes Classics, Cannes Film Festival, 2014.
Official Selection, 13rd NYC Film festival, 1975.
Married to a shrewish war widow, Mr. Legrand is a Sunday painter. One night, he becomes entranced with Lulu, a young prostitute. She and her pimp play on his gullibility and bring about his ruin.