The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936)

U 01/24/1936 (FR) DramaCrimeComedy 1h 20m


A man and a woman arrive in a cafe-hotel near the Belgian frontier. The customers recognize the man from the police's description: his name is Amedee Lange, and he murdered somebody in Paris. Lange was an employee in a printing works. His boss was a real bastard, swindling every one, seducing female workers... One day he fled to avoid facing his creditors, and the workers set up a cooperative to go on working. What then made Lange a killer?

  1. Jean Renoir

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Jacques Prévert


Top Billed Cast

  1. René Lefèvre

    René Lefèvre

    Monsieur Lange

  2. Florelle



  3. Jules Berry

    Jules Berry


  4. Marcel Lévesque

    The Concierge

  5. Odette Talazac

    Odette Talazac

    The Concierge's Wife

  6. Nadia Sibirskaïa

    Nadia Sibirskaïa


  7. Henri Guisol

    Henri Guisol

    The Son, Meunier

  8. Maurice Baquet

    Maurice Baquet

    Charles, the Concierges' Son

  9. Jacques Brunius

    Jacques Brunius

    M. Baigneur

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The Crime of Monsieur Lange
The Crime of Monsieur Lange

Original Title Le Crime de Monsieur Lange

Status Released

Original Language French

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