Would-Be Gentleman (1958)

Le bourgeois gentilhomme (original title)


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean Meyer Jean Meyer ... Covielle, valet de Cléonte
Louis Seigner Louis Seigner ... Monsieur Jourdain, bourgeois
Jacques Charon Jacques Charon ... Le maître à danser
Robert Manuel Robert Manuel ... Le maître de musique
Georges Chamarat Georges Chamarat ... Le maître de philosophie
Jean Piat Jean Piat ... Cléonte, amoureux de Lucile
Jacques Eyser Jacques Eyser ... Le maître d'armes
Georges Descrières ... Dorante, comte, amant de Dorimène
Andrée de Chauveron Andrée de Chauveron ... Madame Jourdain (as A. de Chauveron)
Micheline Boudet Micheline Boudet ... Nicole, servante
Marie Sabouret Marie Sabouret ... Dorimène, marquise
Michèle Grellier ... Lucile, fille de M. Jourdain
Jean-Louis Jemma Jean-Louis Jemma ... Le maître tailleur
Henri Tisot Henri Tisot ... Un garçon tailleur
René Camoin René Camoin ... Premier laquais


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Release Date:

19 November 1958 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Would-Be Gentleman See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)


Color (Eastmancolor)
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Version of Le bourgeois gentilhomme (1968) See more »

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