Rent Casque D'Or (1952)

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1h 34min
Rent Casque D'Or (aka Golden Marie) Online DVD & Blu-ray Rental
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Synopsis:
Georges Manda (Serge Reggiani), an honest woodworker, falls in love with Marie (Simone Signoret), the moll of minor crook Roland (William Sabatier). Gangster boss Felix Leca (Claude Dauphin) orders Georges and Roland to fight a duel to the death over the girl. Felix then pins the blame for Roland's death on Georges' boyhood chum, Raymond (Raymond Bussieres), knowing that the woodworker will nobly accept the blame; this will leave Marie alone, which is what lustful Felix has wanted all along. When Georges learns he's been set up as a dupe, he plots his revenge.
Based on the true-life Leca-Manda scandal, 'Casque D'Or' brilliantly mixes violence with tenderness to capture the brutality of the French underworld and the tragedy of doomed love.
Actors:
, , , , , , Solange Certin, , , Jacqueline Dane, , , , , , Marc Goutas, , , Fernand Trignol, Anne Beressy
Directors:
Producers:
Raymond Hakim, Robert Hakim, André Paulvé
Writers:
Jacques Becker, Jacques Companéez, Annette Wademant, Romi
Aka:
Golden Marie
Studio:
Optimum
Genres:
Classics, Drama, Romance
Collections:
All the Twos: 1902-62, Award Winners, BAFTA Nominations Competition 2023, BAFTA Nominations Competition 2024, A Brief History of Film...
Countries:
France
Awards:

1953 BAFTA Best Foreign Actress

BBFC:
Release Date:
13/08/2007
Run Time:
94 minutes
Languages:
French LPCM Mono
Subtitles:
English
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.33:1 / 4:3
Colour:
B & W
Bonus:
  • Trailers
BBFC:
Release Date:
05/11/2012
Run Time:
98 minutes
Languages:
French DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0
Subtitles:
English
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.37:1
Colour:
B & W
BLU-RAY Regions:
B
Bonus:
  • 'At The Heart of Emotions - The Legend of Golden Marie'
BBFC:
Release Date:
28/11/2022
Run Time:
99 minutes
Languages:
French Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono
Subtitles:
English
DVD Regions:
Region 0 (All)
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.37:1
Colour:
B & W
BLU-RAY Regions:
(0) All
Bonus:
  • New Alex and Marie
  • Once Upon a Time There Was 'Casque D'Or'
  • In the Heart of Hearts: The Legend of 'Casque D'Or'
  • Trailer

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Reviews (2) of Casque D'Or

Crime Passionelle - Casque D'Or review by NO

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09/11/2021

Slightly confused start with all the men having mustaches but progresses into a rewarding

story if somewhat dated.Excellent B&W film.

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Great film, Great acting - this film should be watched by more people- and now !! - Casque D'Or review by sb

Spoiler Alert
07/12/2022

So stylish - wow great photography - excellent acting- pulls you into the story and into the film.. Love it..

the pace is enthralling and the main character focuses the story around Her.. watch this film - it might make you want to see more early films- maybe event some  silent movies..

A great french film and - underrated- at least fairly unknown - compared to some French films. 

A great Film.. 

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