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The Emigrant (1940)

L'émigrante (original title)
Fearing a gangster's vengeance,his moll sails away to South Africa ,where many emigrants intend to work in the mines there.

Director:

Léo Joannon

Writers:

Yves Allégret (story), Jean Aurenche (story) | 7 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Edwige Feuillère ... Christiane Vallier
Jean Chevrier ... François Champart
Georges Lannes ... Tino
Foun-Sen Foun-Sen ... L'Annamite aux béquilles (as Fouen-Sen)
Palmyre Levasseur Palmyre Levasseur ... La religieuse de l'hospice de Lisbonne (as Palmyre Bermont)
Jacques Vitry Jacques Vitry ... Le commissaire
Edmond Van Daële ... Un émigrant (as Van Daele)
Philippe Richard ... Le médecin-chef
Serge Nadaud Serge Nadaud ... Un officier
Marcel Pérès ... Gaston - un émigrant (as Marcel Peres)
Marcel Duhamel Marcel Duhamel
Duluard Duluard
Robert Brunet Robert Brunet
Paul Lluís Paul Lluís ... (as Paul Lhuis)
Génia Vaury Génia Vaury ... Madame Vermeersch
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Storyline

A woman who loves jewels is a gangster's lover.When he takes her precious necklace ,she gives him away to the police . Fearing his vengeance,she sails away to South Africa ,where many emigrants intend to work in the mines there. During the voyage,the heroine seduces men ,first a poor unlucky human wreck ,then a handsome lieutenant who is demoted when the captain discovers she shares his cabin. The emigrants realize they are not welcome in their new country but they rebel. Written by dbdumonteil

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

13 March 1940 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A menekülö asszony See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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