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- Running time
- 114 min.
H.G. Clouzot, Jérome Géronimi, René Masson, Frédéric Grendel (Novel: Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac)
Georges Van Parys
Armand Thirard (B&W)
Mystery. Thriller. Horror | Crime. Psychological Thriller. Cult Movie
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- Michel Delasalle (Paul Meurisse), the headmaster of a provincial boarding school, becomes the target of a murder plot concocted by his wife Christina (Véra Clouzot) and his mistress (Simone Signoret).
: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Foreign Language Film
: National Board of Review: Top Best Foreign Language Films
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