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La belle Américaine

Original title
La belle Américaine
Running time
104 min.
France France
Alfred Adam, Robert Dhéry (Story: Robert Dhéry, Pierre Tchernia)
Gérard Calvi
Ghislain Cloquet (B&W)
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Corflor / Panorama Films / Compagnie Commerciale Française Cinématographique (CCFC) / Le Film d'Art
Synopsis / Plot
The life of an ordinary factory worker Marcel is completely transformed when he manages to acquire an expensive new American car, a Cadillac convertible, for the price of a second-hand motorcycle. His apparent initial stroke of good fortune is swiftly followed by a run of bad luck, as he loses his job and then endures the revenge of the car’s previous owner. Fortunately, his friends are on hand to help him out, seduced by the glamour of his American car…
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