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The Black Tulip (1964)
"La tulipe noire" (original title)

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In 1789, when the Revolution went on, a bandit named "Black Tulip" held the surroundings of village Roussillon in fear. The poor people respected him as Robin Hood, who declare himself a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Julien de Saint Preux / Guillaume de Saint Preux
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Caroline 'Caro' Plantin
Adolfo Marsillach ...
Baron La Mouche
Dawn Addams ...
La marquise Catherine de Vigogne
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Marquis de Vigogne
Laura Valenzuela ...
Lisette
George Rigaud ...
Intendant General / Chief of Police
Francis Blanche ...
Plantin
José Jaspe ...
Brignon
Perla Cristal
José Luis Pellicena
Enrique Ávila ...
Villager
Álvaro de Luna
Robert Manuel ...
Prince Alexandre de Grasillach de Morvan Lobo
Yvan Chiffre ...
(as Ivan Chiffre)
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In 1789, when the Revolution went on, a bandit named "Black Tulip" held the surroundings of village Roussillon in fear. The poor people respected him as Robin Hood, who declare himself a revolutioner but Count Guillaume de Saint Preux "plays" this benefactor. When he fought with Mouche, the policeman he was wounded ... Written by Kornel Osvart <kornelo@alphanet.hu>

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28 February 1964 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Den sorte tulipan  »

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ESP 55,337,961 (Spain)
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(Western Electric Sound System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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2.20 : 1
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Trivia

The film bears no resemblance whatsoever with the novel by Dumas entitled "La tulipe noire". See more »

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Version of The Black Tulip (1937) See more »

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Good film deserving of a good DVD release
2 November 2006 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

French version of the Zorro legend set during the period just prior to the French Revolution plays like Zorro the Gay Blade at times. Its an amusing romp with Alain Delon in the heroic lead (Delon would take up the mantle of Zorro a decade later and sleep walk his way through the role). Its the typical stuff with the "bandit" hailed as hero while the ruling class hates his guts. Filled with funny remarks and great action this is a film to search out, or would be if there were any decent copies floating around. The only way it seems to see this is on really bad low budget videotapes, which is a shame since its better than most swashbuckling romps that have appeared over the years.


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