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The Knight of the Night (1953)
"Le chevalier de la nuit" (original title)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Renée Saint-Cyr ...
Bella Fontanges
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Georges de Ségar / L'inconnu
Grégoire Aslan ...
Le préfet de police
François Martin ...
Saint-André
Luc Andrieux ...
Le cocher
Claude Arlay ...
(as Claude Arley)
Roger Blin ...
Le domestique
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Un policier
Christina
Pierre Destailles ...
Le commissaire
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Le tailleur
Charlotte Ecard ...
L'ouvreuse
Gilbert Edard ...
Le docteur
René Lefevre-Bel ...
Le ministre (as Lefevre Bel)
Andrée Tainsy ...
L'habilleuse
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Some day my prince will come...
8 February 2009 | by See all my reviews

Written by Jean Anouilh,the screenplay is a big disappointment: it borrows from "La Belle Et La Bête" (the castle ) ,then it becomes a parboiled cross between "Dr Jekill and Mr Hyde" and Poe's "William Wilson" .

We are told ,when the story begins ,that this movie was made for women who ,after their marriage ,are still dreaming of their Prince Charming ,are still feeling romantic ...Intended as a fairy tale,there's no magic at all.Do not expect Cocteau.Besides,interminable scenes of ballets -which are supposed to have a connection with the plot,but it escaped me- are mostly filler ,as is a horrible song in a cabaret.

Renée Saint-Cyr and Jean-Claude Pascal try their best .The actor could have been an ideal romantic lover .His career began as a Latin lover and ended dismally ..... with the part of an eunuch in the doomed "Angélique Et Le Sultan".

NB:Louis De Funes has a small part of a tailor.


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