Quai des Orfvres (1947)

Director
Henri-Georges Clouzot

Main cast
Louis Jouvet; Simone Renant; Bernard Blier; Suzy Delair; Pierre Larquey

Genres
Crime, Drama

Description
Jenny Lamour (Delair) wants to succeed in the theatre. Her husband and accompanist is Maurice Martineau (Blier), a mild-mannered but jealous man. When he finds out that Jenny has been making eyes at Brignon, a lecherous old businessman, in order to further her career, he loses his temper and threatens Brignon with death. Despite this, Jenny goes to a secret rendezvous at Brignon's apartment, who is murdered the same evening. The criminal investigations are led by Inspector Antoine (Jouvet).


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