The Crime of Monsieur Lange

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After Amedée Lange’s (René Lefèvre) maliciously charming boss Batala (Jules Berry) is presumed dead following his flight from debt collectors, Lange, with the help of his lover Valentine (Florelle), helps organize a community of workers into a cooperative... read more

After Amedée Lange’s (René Lefèvre) maliciously charming boss Batala (Jules Berry) is presumed dead following his flight from debt collectors, Lange, with the help of his lover Valentine (Florelle), helps organize a community of workers into a cooperative publishing house for his hit Western serial “Arizona Jim.”

Original Release

01/24/1936

US Release

04/03/1964

Cast

René Lefèvre Amédée Lange / Monsieur Lange
Jules Berry Batala
Marcel Lévesque The Concierge
Odette Talazac The Concierge's Wife
Nadia Sibirskaïa Estelle
Florelle Valentine
Henri Guisol The Son Meunier / The Son, Meunier
Maurice Baquet Charles, The Concierges' Son
Jacques B. Brunius Mr. Baigneur / M. Baigneur
Sylvain Itkine Inspector Itkine / Inspector Itkine/Batala's Cousin / Batala's cousin
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jean Renoir

Writers

Jean Castanier, Jacques Prévert, Jean Renoir

Cast

René Lefèvre Amédée Lange / Monsieur Lange
Jules Berry Batala
Marcel Lévesque The Concierge
Odette Talazac The Concierge's Wife
Nadia Sibirskaïa Estelle
Florelle Valentine
Henri Guisol The Son Meunier / The Son, Meunier
Maurice Baquet Charles, The Concierges' Son
Jacques B. Brunius Mr. Baigneur / M. Baigneur
Sylvain Itkine Inspector Itkine / Inspector Itkine/Batala's Cousin / Batala's cousin
Marcel Duhamel The Foreman
Henri Saint-Isle
Pierre Huchet
René Génin A Client at the Auberge
Max Morise
Charbonnier Typesetter
Jean Dasté The Model maker
Sylvia Bataille Edith
Edmond Beauchamp Priest in the Train
Jean Bremaud Typesetter

Producers

Editors

Marthe Huguet, Marguerite Renoir

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