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The Clairvoyant (1924)

La voyante (original title)
Jean is thrown out of the house by his father, a remarried politician, out of jealousy for his friendship with his mother-in-law. He finds refuge at an artist's apartment. In the same ... See full summary »

Director:

Leon Abrams

Writer:

Sacha Guitry (play)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Sarah Bernhardt ... Madame Gainard
Georges Melchior ... Jean Detaille
Harry Baur ... Monsieur Detaille
Mary Marquet ... Madame Detaille
Jean-François Martial Jean-François Martial ... André Renaud
Lili Damita ... Suzanne
Pâquerette ... La concierge
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Baudry Baudry
Jeanne Brindeau Jeanne Brindeau ... Madame Gainard (as Bernhardt's post-mortem double)
François Fratellini François Fratellini ... Pierrot (scenes deleted)
Sacha Guitry
Paul Poiret Paul Poiret ... Couturier
Philippe Richard Philippe Richard ... André Renaud
Jean Wells Jean Wells
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Jean is thrown out of the house by his father, a remarried politician, out of jealousy for his friendship with his mother-in-law. He finds refuge at an artist's apartment. In the same building lives a famous fortune teller that the mother-in-law just happens to consult. With her help, Jean will be able to marry his young sweetheart and his father will solve his political troubles. Written by Greg Philip {greg_philip@hotmail.com}

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In her elderly incapacitated condition, Bernhardt was unable to be transported to and from the studio, so the film was shot in her apartment. See more »

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Country:

France

Language:

None

Release Date:

31 October 1924 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Clairvoyant See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Abdoré See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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