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125 rue Montmartre (1959)

Pascal (Lino Ventura) sells newspapers . He is a simple man who one day resting on the banks of the Seine sees a drowning stranger . Pascal saves his life and begins his adventure next to a... See full summary »

Director:

Gilles Grangier

Writers:

André Gillois (novel), Michel Audiard (dialogue) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Lino Ventura ... Pascal
Andréa Parisy ... Catherine Barrachet
Robert Hirsch Robert Hirsch ... Didier Barrachet
Dora Doll ... Germaine Montillier, dite Mémène
Jean Juillard Jean Juillard
Pierre Collet Pierre Collet
Lucien Raimbourg Lucien Raimbourg ... Victor
Pierre Mirat Pierre Mirat ... Le brigadier
Alfred Adam Alfred Adam ... Phillipe Barrachet
Jean Desailly ... Commissaire Dodelot
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Pascal (Lino Ventura) sells newspapers . He is a simple man who one day resting on the banks of the Seine sees a drowning stranger . Pascal saves his life and begins his adventure next to a man who says his wife wants to intern in a madhouse. No good deed goes unpunished...

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

9 September 1959 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

125 Rua Montmartre See more »

Filming Locations:

Pont de l'Alma, Paris, France See more »

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Mono
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Paris before the 60s: nothing more
1 May 2002 | by vostfSee all my reviews

There is not much to be thrilled or even entertained a lot at 125 rue Montmartre. This address sums up the dull story taking place around here: the title means nothing, is not catchy and, worst of all, it doesn't show a special neighborhood with its continuity and discrepancies.

Michel Audiard's dialogue can't add much to a flat story that painfully goes through.

Definitely flat and dull except for the images of Paris before it eventually left behind those 19th century aspects.


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