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Les deux timides (1928)

Garadoux has beaten his wife. His lawyer Fremissin is young and very shy, and therefore, not very efficient... Two years after, Garadoux is trying to seduce Cecile, but she prefers ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Fremissin
Jim Gérald ...
Garadoux
Véra Flory ...
Cecile Thibaudier
Maurice de Féraudy ...
Thibaudier
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The aunt
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The maid
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Mme. Garadoux
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Léon Larive
Anna Lefeuvrier
Louis Pré Fils ...
A cousin (as Pré fils)
Antoine Stacquet ...
The substitute (as Stacquet)
Odette Talazac
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Garadoux has beaten his wife. His lawyer Fremissin is young and very shy, and therefore, not very efficient... Two years after, Garadoux is trying to seduce Cecile, but she prefers Fremissin... Written by Yepok

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5 December 1928 (USA)  »

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A két félénk  »

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Restored in January 2016 through a partnership between the Cinematheque Francaise and the San Francisco Silent Film Festival. The new 4K restoration is based on the Rene Clair's original camera negative which is preserved at the Cinematheque Francaise. See more »

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Remade as Les deux timides (1943) See more »

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