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Shoot the Pianist

UNRATED, 92 m., 1960

Charles Aznavour …
Charlie Kohler / Edouard Saroyan
Marie Dubois Marie Dubois …
Léna
Nicole Berger Nicole Berger …
Thérèse Saroyan
Michèle Mercier Michèle Mercier …
Clarisse
Serge Davri Serge Davri …
Plyne
Claude Mansard Claude Mansard …
Momo
Richard Kanayan Richard Kanayan …
Fido Saroyan (as Le jeune Richard Kanayan)
Albert Rémy Albert Rémy …
Chico Saroyan
Jean-Jacques Aslanian Jean-Jacques Aslanian …
Richard Saroyan
Daniel Boulanger Daniel Boulanger …
Ernest
Claude Heymann Claude Heymann …
Lars Schmeel
Alex Joffé Alex Joffé …
Passerby
Boby Lapointe Boby Lapointe …
Le chanteur
Catherine Lutz Catherine Lutz …
Mammy). Directed by François Truffaut and produced by Pierre Braunberger. Screenplay by David Goodis … (novel “Down There”)

François Truffaut … (adaptation) (as F. Truffaut) and
Marcel Moussy … (adaptation)

François Truffaut … (dialogue)

Francois Truffaut’s Shoot the Pianist is an amusing, stylistically inventive, and entertaining film – an homage to the gangster genre, a romance and a musically-driven comedy all in one. Continue reading

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