A young man makes his living in Paris in 1900 by fighting duels on behalf of other parties. He is hired to injure a leading politician and starts to get involved with a girl he uses to ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Gabrielle Vermorel
George Thorpe ...
Sen. Philipe Renault
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Mme. Renault
Beatrice Campbell ...
Margot
Basil Sydney ...
Georges Vermorel
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Madame Vernorel
Ada Reeve ...
Mathilde - the Concierge
Graeme Muir ...
Count de Brissac
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Garin - News Editor
John Ruddock ...
Doctor
O.B. Clarence ...
Ambassador
Aubrey Mallalieu ...
Prefect of Police
James Harcourt ...
Henri - the Butler
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Storyline

A young man makes his living in Paris in 1900 by fighting duels on behalf of other parties. He is hired to injure a leading politician and starts to get involved with a girl he uses to provoke the challenge. One newspaper, hostile to the politician, headlines the story of the impending duel asking who this Madame X is. Problem is, she is in fact the daughter of the paper's proprietor if only he knew it. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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paris france | swordplay | See All (2) »

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Adventure | Comedy

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17 February 1947 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

The Gay Duellist  »

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This film was first telecast in Los Angeles Sunday 22 November 1953 on KTLA (Channel 5) and in New York City Tuesday 20 April 1954 on WCBS (Channel 2). In San Francisco it made its television debut Wednesday 14 September 1955 on KPIX (Channel 5). See more »

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I Guess I'm Not the Type
Music by Mischa Spoliansky
Lyrics by Robert Musel
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