Fugitive from Montreal (1950)

L'inconnue de Montréal (original title)
Pierre Chambrac, a French industrialist, and Canadian Paul Laforêt, two former brothers in arms, meet again by chance in Paris five years after the end of World War II. Pierre is engaged to... See full summary »

Director:

Jean Devaivre

Writers:

Jean Devaivre (adaptation), Charles Exbrayat (screenplay, adaptation and dialogue)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Paulette Andrieux
Cécilia Bert Cécilia Bert
René Dary ... Pierre Chambrac
Louis de Funès
André De Repentigny André De Repentigny
Albert Dinan Albert Dinan ... Le marchand de journaux
Eliane Dorsay Eliane Dorsay ... La chanteuse
Paul Dupuis ... Paul Laforêt
Charles Fawcett Charles Fawcett
Garrett Garrett
René Hell René Hell
Katherine Kath Katherine Kath
Jacques Langevin Jacques Langevin
Armand Leguet ... Un agent de la G.R.C.
Palmyre Levasseur Palmyre Levasseur ... La concierge
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Storyline

Pierre Chambrac, a French industrialist, and Canadian Paul Laforêt, two former brothers in arms, meet again by chance in Paris five years after the end of World War II. Pierre is engaged to a beautiful foreign young lady by the name of Helen Bering. He introduces her to his friend, which seems to trouble him. To his amazement, Helen and Paul disappear without notice. Pierre, who was beginning to feel jealous, sees his suspicion confirmed. He decides to fly to Montreal where he thinks the couple has taken refuge. Once there, he learns that his dear Helen is actually a criminal and that Paul is a policeman whose duty was to arrest her... Written by Guy Bellinger

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Genres:

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Country:

France | Canada

Language:

French

Release Date:

17 November 1950 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Fugitive from Montreal See more »

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Budget:

CAD 196,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

Le temps s'en va
Music by Joseph Kosma
Lyrics by Henri Bassis
Performed by Eliane Dorsay
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