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The Aristocrats (1955)

Les aristocrates (original title)
In Burgundy area, the Marquis De Maubrun, worthy heir of the aristocratic virtues and traditions, reigns over his family and estate. But wind of revolt is about to blow above Maubrun's head.
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Marquis de Maubrun
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Daisy de Maubrun
François Guérin ...
Pierre de Maubrun
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Yolande Laffon ...
Tante Mathilde
Guy Decomble ...
Gustave
Madeleine Barbulée ...
L'hôtelière
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Le notaire Crouelles
Guy Henry ...
Le boucher
Jane Morlet ...
Félicie (as Jane-Morlet)
Alain Quercy ...
Gontran de Maubrun
Olivier de Tissot ...
Louis-César de Maubrun
Philippe Rosen ...
Osmond de Maubrun
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Christophe de Conti
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Arthus de Maubrun
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In Burgundy area, the Marquis De Maubrun, worthy heir of the aristocratic virtues and traditions, reigns over his family and estate. But wind of revolt is about to blow above Maubrun's head.

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12 October 1955 (France)  »

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Aristokraten  »

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Madame Dupas, the village schoolmistress, can be seen in the company of ten of her pupils in the schoolyard scene. See more »

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