Two factions of the French Secret Service involve a seemingly normal orchestra player, Francois Perrin, into their battle as one side uses him as a decoy. Soon, agents are all over the place, and one of them, Christine, is sent to seduce Francois. Meanwhile, Francois has his own problems, tangled up in an affair with his best friend's wife. Written by
goodbye blues, hello laughter
30 August 1973 (USA)
See more »
Also Known As:
The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
See more »
Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
used to call most of his characters with names based on famous cities (Toulouse, Milan, Perrache etc.) in order to avoid any confusion with real life persons. See more
[leaving Perrin's building in a daze when he runs into Perrin coming in
There are three dead men in your house.
I came looking for you. I came here to shoot you... but there are three dead men in your house.
The opening credits are shown on different playing cards. They 'magically' change when a magician's hand flips, turns, and waves his hands over the cards. See more