Les inconnus dans la maison / Strangers in the House (1942) DVD9
Since his wife left him, almost twenty years ago, the once brilliant lawyer Loursat has slumped into a life of despondency and drunkenness. He lives in a vast empty house with his teenage daughter, Nicole, with whom he hardly communicates. One fateful day, something happens which pulls Loursat back from the abyss: he discovers a dead body in his house. When his daughter and her group of rebellious young friends are charged with the murder, Loursat decides to take charge of the case.

One of the earliest and most successful attempts to bring Simenon's bleak, melancholic world to the big screen.

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:31:45 | 6.01 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Francais
Subtitles: English
Genre: Crime, Drama

Director: Henri Decoin
Cast: Raimu, Juliette Faber, Gabrielle Fontan
Country: France

Extras (no subs):
-- "Qui a tue Gros Louis?" (31 min) Dans les coulisses du film "Les Inconnus dans la maison"
-- Filmographies

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