MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 55,542 this week

Abused Confidence (1937)
"Abus de confiance" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  30 November 1938 (USA)
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 79 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

(as Henry Decoin)

Writers:

(adaptation), (adaptation), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 47 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 33 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 618 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 1169 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Abused Confidence (1937)

Abused Confidence (1937) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Abused Confidence.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Chloe, a young woman, is going on holidays. She entrusts her beloved cat to Madame Renée's care. But one day Madame Renée (an old lady of the neighborhood) can not find the cat. Chloe ... See full summary »

Director: Cédric Klapisch
Stars: Garance Clavel, Zinedine Soualem, Renée Le Calm
The Hotshots (1968)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Alex Joffé
Stars: Bourvil, Robert Hirsch, Gianni Bonagura
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A hired labourer, Joseph, works on a farm inhabited by Monique, a war widow, and Jeanne, her captivating daughter who longs to escape to the big city.

Director: Florence Moncorgé-Gabin
Stars: Catherine Frot, Grégori Derangère, Laura Smet
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young man-about-Paris, cut off from his father's money, falls in with a picaresque gang of car thieves.

Directors: Alexander Esway, Billy Wilder
Stars: Danielle Darrieux, Pierre Mingand, Raymond Galle
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A man plans a hold-up with a group of trusted fellows, he gets his hands on the money, and the girl - what could go wrong? Almost everything.

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Robert Hossein, Jean Sorel, Catherine Rouvel
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A film musical in which every line is sung. The frame is about workers during a strike. They also prepare and perform a demonstration. Two personal relations develop against this background... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Demy
Stars: Dominique Sanda, Danielle Darrieux, Richard Berry
Life Together (1958)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The writer Pierre Carot became rich and famous with his book "Life as a Couple", which was based on the loving relationships of four couples. Now he's setting up his will and wants to leave... See full summary »

Director: Clément Duhour
Stars: Pierre Brasseur, Danielle Darrieux, Sophie Desmarets
Comedy | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Ettore Scola
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Michel Simon, Charles Vanel
To Skin a Spy (1966)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Jacques Deray
Stars: Lino Ventura, Jean Bouise, Marilù Tolo
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Henri Decoin
Stars: Fernand Ledoux, Suzy Prim, Jules Berry
Gagma napiri (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A young refugee and his mother flee war and ethnic cleansing in the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia, leaving his father behind. After arriving in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi, the ... See full summary »

Director: George Ovashvili
Stars: Tedo Bekhauri, Tamar Meskhi, Archil Tabukashvili
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Ten year old Mathilde (Louisa Pili) lives with her mother Helene (Sandrine Bonnaire) in a suburb of Paris... See full synopsis »

Director: Safy Nebbou
Stars: Sandrine Bonnaire, Claude Rich, Louisa Pili
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Lydia
Charles Vanel ...
Jacques Ferney
Yvette Lebon ...
Alice
Pierre Mingand ...
Pierre Montant
Gilbert Gil ...
Paul
René Bergeron ...
Dieulafoy (as Bergeron)
Lucien Dayle ...
Le logeur
Svetlana Pitoëff ...
Renée Leclerc
Nicole de Rouves ...
La prostituée
Gaston Séverin ...
Me Fortier
Lucien Callamand ...
Le valet de chambre
Georges Lannes ...
L'homme du cimetière
Yvonne Yma ...
La postulante
Pierre Athon
Sarah Clèves ...
La patronne de la gargote
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

30 November 1938 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Abuso de Confiança  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Photophone System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Natural Selection
5 January 2008 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

In 1935 writer-director Henri Decoin married actress Danielle Darrieux and they celebrated by offering the public their first film together La Domino Vert. In 1941 in the wake of their sixth film together, Premiere Rendez-vous, they divorced and Darrieux subsequently married Porfirio Rubirosa but between 1935 and 1941 they made some of the finest films in French cinema including Battement de coeur, Retour a l'aube, Mademoiselle, ma mere and this one, Abuse de confiance which sees Darrieux's studies for the Bar languishing in the wake of her grandmother's death. Unable to find work that doesn't involve putting out for the boss she finally follows the advice of a friend and claims to be the natural daughter of celebrated novelist Charles Vanel. Plot-wise that's about it but Darrieux lit up any screen she was on as well as being a great actress and Vanel was not exactly chopped liver if anybody asks you and as icing on the cake Darrieux is finally called to the Bar and gets to make an impassioned speech in court. Now available on DVD this is not to be missed.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Abused Confidence (1937) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?