How to Keep the Red Lamp Burning (1965)

18 1965-11-11 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 40m
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The film consists of three novels. The film begins with the fact that the Bernard Blier hero removes a lantern from the entrance to a brothel. The second part is about how the lantern and jewelery were stolen from a young baroness. And in the third part the hero of Louis de Funes hangs a lantern at the entrance to his house.

  1. Paul Reboux


  2. Charles Müller


  3. Georges Lautner


  4. Gilles Grangier


  5. Albert Simonin


  6. Albert Kantoff


Top Billed Cast

  1. Philippe Castelli

    Philippe Castelli

    Le narrateur (La Fermeture, Le Procès, Les Bons Vivants)

  2. Bernard Blier

    Bernard Blier

    M. Charles Labergerie, tenancier de maison close (La Fermeture)

  3. Dominique Davray

    Dominique Davray

    Mme Blanche, tenancière et épouse de Charles (La Fermeture)

  4. Henri Virlogeux

    Henri Virlogeux

    Le médecin attitré de la maison close (La Fermeture)

  5. Frank Villard

    Frank Villard

    Marcel Froment, patron du «Panier Fleuri», Toulon (La Fermeture)

  6. Jacques Marin

    Jacques Marin

    Le brocanteur déménageur qui rachète le mobilier (La Fermeture)

  7. Yori Bertin

    Yori Bertin

    Colette, une pensionnaire (La Fermeture)

  8. Françoise Vatel

    Françoise Vatel

    Une pensionnaire (La Fermeture)

  9. Michèle Bardollet

    Michèle Bardollet

    Une pensionnaire (Les livres du mardi) (La Fermeture)

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How to Keep the Red Lamp Burning
How to Keep the Red Lamp Burning

Original Title Les Bons Vivants

Status Released

Original Language French

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