Adapted from a story by William Irish, it's a noirish tale of a man who orders a mail-order bride but receives instead a con woman.

  1. François Truffaut

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Cornell Woolrich


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Jean-Paul Belmondo

    Louis Mahé

  2. Catherine Deneuve

    Catherine Deneuve

    Julie Roussel/Marion Vergano

  3. Michel Bouquet

    Michel Bouquet


  4. Nelly Borgeaud

    Nelly Borgeaud


  5. Martine Ferrière

    Martine Ferrière


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Mississippi Mermaid
Mississippi Mermaid



Original Title La sirène du Mississipi

Status Released

Release Information

  • June 18, 1969


Original Language French

Runtime 2h 3m

Budget -

Revenue -



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