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Mireille Balin (1909–1968)

Mireille Balin was one the most glamorous and best loved actresses of pre-war French cinema. She appeared in two of the best remembered French films of the 1930s: Pépé le Moko (1937) and Lady Killer (1937), both opposite Jean Gabin. After the German occupation of France and her separation from her long-time fiancé, the singer/actor ... See full bio »

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The Siege of the Alcazar
The Siege of the Alcazar Carmen Herrera
L'assassin a peur la nuit
L'assassin a peur la nuit Lola Gracieuse
Pépé le Moko
Lady Killer
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 1947 La dernière chevauchée
Louise Valérian
 1943 Malaria
Madeleine Barral
 1942 Haut le vent
Gisèle Esteban
 1942 Dernier atout
Bella Score
 1942 L'assassin a peur la nuit
Lola Gracieuse
 1942 Gambling Hell
 1941 Fromont jeune et Risler aîné
Sidonie Chèbe
 1940 The Siege of the Alcazar
Carmen Herrera
 1940 Threats
 1939 Immediate Call
Helen Wells
 1939 Gunshot
La comtesse Vilma Isopolska
 1939 Terra di fuoco
Georgette / Giorgetta
 1938 Le capitaine Benoît
Véra Agatcheff
 1938 Golden Venus
 1937 The Kiss of Fire
 1937 Lady Killer
 1937 Pépé le Moko
 1936 Le roman d'un spahi
 1935 Marie des angoisses
 1934 Si j'étais le patron
 1934 Vive la compagnie
 1933 Adieu les beaux jours
Une jeune fille
 1933 Weaker Sex
 1932 Vive la classe
Elyanne (as Mireille Séverin)
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Mireille Séverin

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Was fluent in Italian, which is quite evident in the film The Siege of the Alcazar (1940) (she was not dubbed). See more »

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