1896, Montmartre: the Can-Can, the dance in which the women lift their skirts, is forbidden. Nevertheless Simone has it performed every day in her night club. Her employees use their female charm to let the representatives of law enforcement look the other way - or even attend the shows. But then the young ambitious judge Philippe Forrestier decides to bring this to an end. Will Simone manage to twist him round her little finger, too? Her boyfriend Francois certainly doesn't like to watch her trying.

  1. Walter Lang


  2. Dorothy Kingsley


  3. Charles Lederer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra

    Fran├žois Durnais

  2. Shirley MacLaine

    Shirley MacLaine

    Simone Pistache

  3. Maurice Chevalier

    Maurice Chevalier

    Paul Barriere

  4. Louis Jourdan

    Louis Jourdan

    Philipe Forrestier

  5. Juliet Prowse

    Juliet Prowse


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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 9, 1960


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 11m

Budget -

Revenue -



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