The Troubles of Alfred (1972)

U 03/03/1972 (US) Comedy 1h 38m


Unlucky in love, Alfred tries to commit suicide, only to be thwarted by police efforts to prevent a simultaneous attempt by a nearby young woman. Recovering, the young lady puts him up at her house, as he has run out of places to live. He joins a Parisian sporting team and seems to have transferred his bad luck to a corrupt television boss who is attempting to manipulate the game so that Alfred's Paris team loses.

  1. Pierre Richard

    Director, Writer

  2. André Ruellan


  3. Yves Robert


  4. Roland Topor


Top Billed Cast

  1. Pierre Richard

    Pierre Richard

    Alfred Dhumonttiey

  2. Anny Duperey

    Anny Duperey

    Agathe Bodard

  3. Jean Carmet

    Jean Carmet


  4. Paul Préboist

    Paul Préboist

    Le paysan

  5. Yves Robert

    Yves Robert

    le téléspectateur parisien

  6. Paul Le Person

    Paul Le Person

    Le policier pointilleux à la déposition

  7. Mario David

    Mario David

    Kid Barrantin

  8. Robert Dalban

    Robert Dalban

    Gustave, le chauffeur de Morel

  9. Daniel Laloux

    Daniel Laloux

    Un membre de l'équipe parisienne

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The Troubles of Alfred
The Troubles of Alfred

Original Title Les Malheurs d'Alfred

Status Released

Original Language French

Budget -

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