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Maigret in Montmartre (2017)

Maigret investigates the random murders of a Countess and a showgirl and discovers a dark secret that links their past lives at the Grand Hotel in Nice.

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Guy Andrews, Georges Simenon (from the novel by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicola Sloane ... The Countess
Sebastian De Souza ... Philippe Martinot
Simon Gregor Simon Gregor ... Grasshopper
Olivia Vinall ... Arlette
Douglas Hodge ... Fred Alfonsi
Lorraine Ashbourne ... Rosa Alfonsi
Cassie Clare ... Tania
Rowan Atkinson ... Chief Inspector Jules Maigret
Shaun Dingwall ... Inspector Janvier
Lucy Cohu ... Mme Maigret
Colin Mace ... Inspector Lognon
Hugh Simon ... Dr Paul
Leo Staar ... Inspector Lapointe
Niké Kurta ... Betty
Jane Wood Jane Wood ... Mme Aubin
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Storyline

After telling Maigret she overheard a plot to kill 'the countess' club singer Arlette is strangled and soon afterwards the body of an elderly, reclusive countess is also discovered. Maigret believes a third person was present when Arlette was killed and is anxious to trace a man called Oscar, whose name Arlette cried out in her sleep. Meanwhile young rent boy Philippe, who shared the countess's drug addiction, n survives an attempt on his life but is too scared to help the police. Maigret finds out that both the dead women once lived at a Nice hotel, where the countess's husband died in odd circumstances and where Oscar also worked. This leads him to track down Oscar and to the closure of his case. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Trivia

Lorraine Ashbourne (Rosa) and Douglas (Fred) also played a married couple in the second series of Unforgotten. See more »

Quotes

[Maigret is questioning dancers and strippers in the club where Arlette worked]
Betty: You married?
[Maigret pauses]
Chief Inspector Jules Maigret: Um...
Betty: Yeah, you're married. You have that look. What's the word?
Chief Inspector Jules Maigret: Contented?
Betty: Stricken.
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Connections

Version of Maigret: Murder in Montmarte (1960) See more »

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These Foolish Things
Written by Jack Strachey & Eric Maschwitz
Performed by Olivia Vinall
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Great series more please
31 January 2019 | by lindaochopperSee all my reviews

I love Rowan as Maigret he is perfect and compelling. The series is wonderful ,attention to detail superb and scripts that keep you enthralled to the end. This was a great episode with many twists More please it's what tv should be Great drama and compelling stories and wonderfully shot.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

24 December 2017 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Budapest

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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16:9 HD
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