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A French farce set in Victorian London where a botanist and his wife get into trouble when they pretend to go missing in order to hide from their sanctimonious cousin - an Anglican bishop who is leading a campaign against such writing.

  1. Marcel Carné


  2. Jacques Prévert


Top Billed Cast

  1. Françoise Rosay

    Françoise Rosay

    Margaret Molyneux

  2. Louis Jouvet

    Louis Jouvet

    Archibald Soper, évèque de Bedford

  3. Jean-Louis Barrault

    Jean-Louis Barrault

    William Kramps, le tueur de bouchers

  4. Michel Simon

    Michel Simon

    Irwin Molyneux, alias Félix Chapel

  5. Jean-Pierre Aumont

    Jean-Pierre Aumont

    Billy - le laitier amoureux d'Eva

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Drôle de Drame
Drôle de Drame



Original Title Drôle de drame

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 20, 1939


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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