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Douce (1943)

11/09/1943 (FR) Drama 1h 49m
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Overview

In Paris in 1887, Irène works as a governess to Douce, the grand-daughter of the dowager Countess de Bonafé. Douce believes she is in love with Fabien, the handsome manager of the estate. However she cannot hope to marry him because of their class difference. Douce's widowed father, the Count de Bonafé, has a wooden leg, and is infatuated with Irène. Douce discovers that Fabien is planning to flee to Quebec with Irène, and also finds out that the Count has asked Irène to marry him. So Douce tells Fabien this and convinces him to run away with her, causing consternation in the family.

  1. Claude Autant-Lara

    Director

  2. Michel Davet

    Novel

  3. Jean Aurenche

    Screenplay

  4. Pierre Bost

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jean Debucourt

    Jean Debucourt

    Engelbert de Bonafé

  2. Roger Pigaut

    Roger Pigaut

    Fabien Marani

  3. Odette Joyeux

    Odette Joyeux

    Douce

  4. Marguerite Robinson

    Madame de Bonafé

  5. Madeleine Robinson

    Madeleine Robinson

    Irène Comtat

  6. Marguerite Moreno

    Marguerite Moreno

    Madame de Bonafé

  7. Gabrielle Fontan

    Gabrielle Fontan

    Estelle

  8. Richard Francoeur

    Julien (as Francoeur)

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Douce
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Original Language French

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