In Paris around 1900, Georges Randal is brought up by his wealthy uncle, who steals his inheritance. Georges hopes to marry his cousin Charlotte, but his uncle arranges for her to marry a rich neighbour. As an act of revenge, Georges steals the fiance's family jewels, and enjoys the experience so much that he embarks upon a life-time of burglary.
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Following the group with the bear, Randal walks into the gate holding his cane in his left hand. After the cut to his front side, the cane has switched to his right hand. See more
I do a dirty job but I have an excuse: I do it dirtily.