The Murderer Lives At Number 21 (L’assassin habite… au 21)

The Murderer Lives At Number 21 (L'assassin habite... au 21) France (1942) Dir. Henri-Georges Clouzot In a small neighbourhood in Montmartre a serial strikes leaving a calling card with the name “Monsieur Durand” printed on it. Inspector Wenceslas Vorobechik (Pierre Fresnay) – Wens for short – is assigned the case to hunt down Durand and … Continue reading The Murderer Lives At Number 21 (L’assassin habite… au 21)

Quai des Orfèvres (Quay of the Goldsmiths)

  Quai des Orfèvres (Quay of the Goldsmiths) France (1947) Dir. Henri-Georges Clouzot The harmony between the husband and wife team of composer and pianist Maurice Martineau (Bernard Blier) and vivacious singer Jenny Lamour (Suzy Delair) is threatened when Jenny’s desire for fame and fortune leads her to flirt with well known impresarios and agents … Continue reading Quai des Orfèvres (Quay of the Goldsmiths)