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I Was It Three Times (1952)

Je l'ai été trois fois (original title)
A husband who had divorced twice because he had been betrayed by his former wives, takes his precautions to prevent the did to happen a third time. And yet it does.

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Sacha Guitry ...
Jean Renneval
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Henri Verdier / Hector van Broken
Lana Marconi ...
Thérèse Verdier
Simone Paris ...
Lucie Verdier
Solange Varenne ...
Juliette Verdier
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pauline Carton ...
Mme. Dutiquesnois, Renneval's assistant
Raymond Lamy ...
Himself - an editor
Robert LeRoy ...
Himself - a producer
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Jean Renneval, a mature and attractive stage actor, seduces Thérèse Verdier, a beautiful woman whom he notices attending the play one evening. Henri Verdier, her husband, is about to leave in a business appointment, but he makes arrangements with Henriette - Thérèse's friend - to stay at his place, and sleep there after dinner. He has learned from his first two earlier wives: Lucie cuckoo-ed him with Hector van Broken, his look-a-like; and Juliette with the sultan Hammanlif. His friend Marinier goes with him in the car to the railway station, and during their conversation, Verdier decides to return home - only to find he has been betrayed a third time. Renneval leaves the bedroom already dressed and composed with his costume of cardinal, and with his rhetoric convinces Verdier to accept his fate. Written by Artemis-9

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