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Crime Does Not Pay (1962)
"Le crime ne paie pas" (original title)

 |  Comedy, Drama  |  16 October 1962 (USA)
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Lucienne Marsais (segment "L'homme de l'avenue")
Edwige Feuillère ...
Dona Lucrezia (segment "Le masque")
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Gabrielle Fenayrou (segment "L'affaire Fenayrou")
Rina Morelli ...
Teresa - la confidente (segment "Le masque")
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Jeanne Hugues (segment "L'affaire Hugues")
Perrette Pradier ...
Hélène (segment "L'homme de l'avenue")
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Francesca Sabelli (segment "Le masque")
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Martin Fenayrou (segment "L'affaire Fenayrou")
Gino Cervi ...
L'inquisiteur (segment "Le masque")
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Angelo Giraldi (segment "Le masque")
Paul Guers ...
Le docteur Mathieu (segment "L'affaire Fenayrou")
Serge Lifar ...
Le valet chinois (segment "Le masque")
Christian Marquand ...
Louis Aubert (segment "L'affaire Fenayrou")
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Clovis Hugues (segment "L'affaire Hugues")
Jean Servais ...
Ernest Vaughan (segment "L'affaire Hugues")
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After viewing an unusual film about murder and the irony of fate, a man deliberately steps in front of a slow-moving vehicle, planning to use the minor accident which should result as an alibi for his own wife's murder which he has already engineered. However, what actually occurs is a very different scenario about the "art" of murder. Written by alfiehitchie

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