The Devil and the Ten Commandments

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Le Diable et les Dix Commandements (English: The Devil and the Ten Commandments), is a French comedy-drama film from 1963, directed by Julien Duvivier, written by David Alexander and Michel Audiard, starring Michel Simon and Louis de Funès (uncredited). read more

Le Diable et les Dix Commandements (English: The Devil and the Ten Commandments), is a French comedy-drama film from 1963, directed by Julien Duvivier, written by David Alexander and Michel Audiard, starring Michel Simon and Louis de Funès (uncredited). The cast list includes several famous French actors: Simon, de Funès, Fernandel, Danielle Darrieux, Lino Ventura, Jean-Claude Brialy, Charles Aznavour and a very young Alain Delon. According to Bosley Crowther only one from seven episodes tickled him, in which play Louis de Funes and Jean-Claude Brialy. The film offers a perspective on sin and salvation. A snake proclaims – voice of Claude Rich – that it is our old friend, the Devil.

Original Release

09/14/1962

Cast

Louis de Funès Vaillant (segment "Bien d'autrui ne prendras")
Fernandel God (segment "Un seul Dieu tu adoreras")
Charles Aznavour Denis Mayeux (segment "Homicide point ne seras")
Lino Ventura Garigny (episode "Homicide point ne seras")
Michel Simon "Les Dimanches tu garderas")
Micheline Presle Micheline Allan (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Mel Ferrer Philip Allan (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Claude Dauphin Georges Beaufort (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Lucien Baroux "'Les Dimanches tu garderas")
Claude Nollier "Les Dimanches tu garderas")
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Julien Duvivier

Writers

Julien Duvivier, Dave Alexander, Michel Audiard, René Barjavel, Maurice Bessy, Pascal Jardin, Henri Jeanson, Richard Levinson, William Link

Cast

Louis de Funès Vaillant (segment "Bien d'autrui ne prendras")
Fernandel God (segment "Un seul Dieu tu adoreras")
Charles Aznavour Denis Mayeux (segment "Homicide point ne seras")
Lino Ventura Garigny (episode "Homicide point ne seras")
Michel Simon "Les Dimanches tu garderas")
Micheline Presle Micheline Allan (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Mel Ferrer Philip Allan (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Claude Dauphin Georges Beaufort (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Lucien Baroux "'Les Dimanches tu garderas")
Claude Nollier "Les Dimanches tu garderas")
Françoise Arnoul Françoise Beaufort (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Marcel Dalio Jeweler (segment "Luxurieux point ne seras")
Maurice Biraud Louis (segment "Homicide point ne seras")
Henri Vilbert Alexandre (segment "Homicide point ne seras")
Maurice Teynac Father Superior (segment "Homicide point ne seras")
Germaine Kerjean La grand-mère (segment "Un seul Dieu tu adoreras")
Jean Gras
Max Elloy
Alain Delon Pierre Messager - the son (segment "Tes père et mère honoreras")
Gaston Modot Le grand-père (segment "Un seul Dieu tu adoreras")

Producers

Editors

Paul Cayatte

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