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Le Corbeau (1943)

U 09/28/1943 (FR) DramaThrillerCrimeMystery 1h 32m

One of the Most Discussed Films in the History of French Cinema!

Overview

Remy Germain is a doctor in a French town who becomes the focus of a vicious smear campaign, as letters accusing him of having an affair and performing unlawful abortions are mailed to village leaders. The mysterious writer, who signs each letter as "Le Corbeau" (The Raven) soon targets the whole town, exposing everyone's dark secrets. This allegorical film was highly controversial at the time of its release, and was banned in France after the Liberation.

  1. Henri-Georges Clouzot

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Louis Chavance

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Pierre Fresnay

    Pierre Fresnay

    Le docteur Rémy Germain

  2. Ginette Leclerc

    Ginette Leclerc

    Denise Saillens

  3. Micheline Francey

    Micheline Francey

    Laura Vorzet

  4. Héléna Manson

    Héléna Manson

    Marie Corbin, l'infirmière

  5. Jeanne Fusier-Gir

    Jeanne Fusier-Gir

    La mercière

  6. Sylvie

    Sylvie

    La mère du cancéreux

  7. Liliane Maigné

    Rolande Saillens

  8. Pierre Larquey

    Pierre Larquey

    Michel Vorzet

  9. Noël Roquevert

    Noël Roquevert

    Saillens, le directeur de l'école

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Full Cast & Crew

Le Corbeau
Le Corbeau

Status Released

Original Language French

Budget -

Revenue -

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