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Les Diaboliques (1954)
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Call no.:
DVD 010 782
Title:
Les Diaboliques
Alternate titles:
Henri-Geroges Clouzot's Diabolique
Devils
Diabolique
Originally produced:
1954
Format:
DVD
Summary:
The story of a sadistic headmaster who brutalizes his fragile wife and his headstrong mistress. The two women murder him and dump his body in a swimming pool; when the pool is drained, no corpse is found.
Credits:
a Janus Films release ; Filmsonor Société anonyme ; produit et dirigée par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jerôme Geromini, avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frederic Grendel.
Publication:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 1999, c1998.
Languages:
French soundtrack.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (116 min.) : sound, black & white
Country of production:
France
Studio(s):
Janus Films
Filmsonor (Firm)
Cast:
Nicole Horner, Simone Signoret, Christina Delassalle, Vera Clouzot, Michel Delassalle, Paul Meurisse, Alfred Fichet, Charles Vanel.
Production:
Director of photography, Armand Thirard; editor, Madeleine Gug; music, Georges Van Parys.
Notes:
Based on Celle qui n'était plus / par Pierre Boileau et Thomas Narcejac.
Original theatrical aspect ratio.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1954.
Subjects:
Boileau, Pierre, 1906-1989 Film adaptations.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 1950s
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Diaboliques
Actor: Clouzot, Vera
Actor: Meurisse, Paul
Actor: Narcejac, Thomas
Actor: Signoret, Simone
Production studio: Filmsonor (Firm)
Production studio: Janus Films
Country of production: France
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes