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Antoine and Antoinette (1947)

3.8 of 5 from 45 ratings
1h 35min
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Synopsis:
Jacques Becker's 'Antoine et Antoinette' bears echoes of the early-talkie Rene Clair classic Le Million. Roger Pigaut plays Antoine, a foreman in a bookbinding factory, while Claire Maffei portrays his salesgirl wife Antoinette. The story gets under way when a valuable lottery ticket is lost, sending hero and heroine into a tizzy. Before a happy ending can be attained, Antoine and Antoinette come in contact with a wide variety of supporting characters, many of whom have a vested interest in that ticket.
By filming his story against a backdrop of actual locations and realistically appointed studio sets, co-writer/director Jacques Beckerhas transformed this wafer-thin comedy romance into an encapsulation of the Parisian working class.
Actors:
, Claire Mafféi, , , , , Jacques Meyran, , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Directors:
Writers:
Jacques Becker, Maurice Griffe
Aka:
Antoine et Antoinette
Genres:
Classics, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Countries:
France, Classics, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards:

1947 Cannes Best Psychological and Love Film

BBFC:
Release Date:
Not released
Run Time:
95 minutes

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