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Elevator to the Gallows (1958)

1961-06-10 (US) CrimeDramaThriller 1h 31m
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Frantic for life and love, frantic for excitement.


A self-assured businessman murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events.

  1. Louis Malle

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Noël Calef


  3. Roger Nimier


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jeanne Moreau

    Jeanne Moreau

    Florence Carala

  2. Maurice Ronet

    Maurice Ronet

    Julien Tavernier

  3. Georges Poujouly

    Georges Poujouly


  4. Yori Bertin

    Yori Bertin


  5. Lino Ventura

    Lino Ventura

    Le Commissaire Cherrier

  6. Iván Petrovich

    Iván Petrovich

    Horst Bencker

  7. Elga Andersen

    Elga Andersen

    Frieda Bencker

  8. Jean Wall

    Jean Wall

    Simon Carala

  9. Gérard Darrieu

    Gérard Darrieu


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Elevator to the Gallows
Elevator to the Gallows

Original Title Ascenseur pour l'échafaud

Status Released

Original Language French

Budget -

Revenue $263,404.00


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