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16 October 1957 (France) See more »


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Jane Sourza ... Mme Desjardins - la ministre de la Jeunesse et des Sports
Guy Bertil ... Hugues - le neveu de la minsitre
Brigitte Barbier ... Brigitte Magnin
Jacques Riberolles ... Michel - le fiancé de Brigitte
Silvia Solar ... Myra (as Sylvie Solar)
Lona Rita ... La balayeuse
Max Elloy ... L' huissier
Paul Demange ... Le concierge
René Hiéronimus ... Ambroise (as Hiéronimus)
Denise Kerny ... La secrétaire
André Gabriello ... André Gabriello (as Gabriello)
Lucien Raimbourg ... Garousse
Suzet Maïs ... Mathilde Magnin - la mère de Brigitte
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Les Quatre Jeudis ... Themselves
Aglaë ... Herself (uncredited)
Andrex ... Andrex (uncredited)

Françoise Arnoul ... Françoise Arnoul (uncredited)
Cécile Aubry ... Cécile Aubry (uncredited)
Jean-Christophe Averty ... L'assistant réalisateur (uncredited)

Charles Aznavour ... Charles Aznavour (uncredited)
Ginette Baudin ... Herself (uncredited)

Charles Boyer ... Charles Boyer (uncredited)
Philippe Clay ... Philippe Clay (uncredited)

Jean Cocteau ... Jean Cocteau (uncredited)
Raoul Curet ... Un membre des 'Quat'Jeudis' (uncredited)
Dany Dauberson ... Herself (uncredited)
François Deguelt ... Himself (uncredited)
Christian Duvaleix ... Himself (uncredited)
Frédéric Duvallès ... Himself (uncredited)
Jeanne Fusier-Gir ... Jeanne Fusier-Gir (uncredited)
Jimmy Gaillard ... Himself (uncredited)
Juliette Gréco ... Juliette Gréco (uncredited)
Guylaine Guy ... Herself (uncredited)
Georges Guétary ... Georges Guétary (uncredited)

Curd Jürgens ... Curd Jürgens (archive footage) (uncredited)
Catherine Langeais ... Catherine Langeais (uncredited)
Pierre Larquey ... Himself (uncredited)
Odette Laure ... Odette Laure (uncredited)
André Leclerc ... Himself (uncredited)

Giulietta Masina ... Herself / En personne à Cannes (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bernard Musson ... Figurant (uncredited)
Dominique Nohain ... Himself (uncredited)
Jean Nohain ... Himself (uncredited)
Félix Paquet ... Himself (uncredited)
Roger Pierre ... Himself (uncredited)
Annette Poivre ... Herself (uncredited)

Fernand Raynaud ... Himself (uncredited)
Jean Richard ... Jean Richard (uncredited)
Robert Rocca ... Himself (uncredited)
Rogers ... Himself (uncredited)
Jean-Marc Thibault ... Himself (uncredited)
Jean Tissier ... Jean-Marc Thibault (uncredited)
Charles Trenet ... Charles Trenet (uncredited)
Georges Ulmer ... Himself (uncredited)
Jean Valmence ... Himself (uncredited)

Directed by
Henri Diamant-Berger 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Henri Diamant-Berger 
André Leclerc 
Dominique Nohain 
Jean Nohain 

Produced by
Henri Diamant-Berger .... producer
Gustave Jif .... producer
Marcel Maurey .... producer
Fernand Rivers .... producer
René Saurel .... producer
Original Music by
Francis Lopez 
Cinematography by
Robert Juillard 
Film Editing by
Hélène Basté 
Production Design by
James Allan 
Production Management
Arnold Misrach .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jean Léon .... assistant director
Sound Department
Louis Hochet .... sound engineer
Gaston Rieul .... sound engineer

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"C'est arrivé à 36 chandelles" - France (original title)
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105 min
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