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La Chienne (1931)

12 11/20/1931 (FR) DramaCrime 1h 31m
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Cashier Maurice Legrand is married to Adele, a terror. By chance, he meets Lucienne, "Lulu", and make her his mistress. He thinks he finally met love, but Lulu is nothing but a streetwalker, in love with Dede, her pimp. She only accepts Legrand to satisfy Dede's needs of money.

  1. Jean Renoir

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Georges de La Fouchardière


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michel Simon

    Michel Simon

    Maurice Legrand

  2. Janie Marèse

    Janie Marèse

    Lucienne 'Lulu' Pelletier (as Janie Marèze)

  3. Georges Flamant

    Georges Flamant

    Andre 'Dédé' Govain

  4. Magdeleine Bérubet

    Magdeleine Bérubet

    Adèle Legrand

  5. Roger Gaillard

    Roger Gaillard

    Alexis Godard

  6. Jean Gehret

    Jean Gehret


  7. Alexandre Rignault

    Alexandre Rignault


  8. Lucien Mancini


  9. Marcel Courmes


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La Chienne
La Chienne

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Original Language French

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