France, 1719. Four years after Louix XIV's death, Philippe d'Orleans is the regent for the nine-year-old Louis XIV. Philippe is a liberal and a libertine. His right-hand man, Dubois, an ... See full summary »
Five French criminals pull a jewelry heist, hide the loot and create an alibi by getting themselves sent to prison for a minor infraction but there they are targeted by someone who seeks information about their hidden loot.
Peter van Eyck,
(1957) Eddie Constantine, Dominique Wilms, Mireille Granelli, Bernard Dheran. Eddie is a con man who promotes a phony oil well. He is shocked, though, when the well turns out to be real! ... See full summary »
Shopkeeper Victor Garnier has naively invested his family's life savings in an African mine, on his banker's recommendation. When the mine is nationalized, rendering the stock worthless, he... See full summary »
Louis de Funès,