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La Belle Américaine

La Belle Américaine

A Feature film by Robert Dhéry

Produced by Le Film d'Art (Henri Diamant-Berger), Compagnie Franco-Coloniale Cinématographique (CFCC), Corflor, Panoramas-Films

Release in France : 29/09/1961

    Synopsis

    Marcel, a simple-minded factory worker, is tricked into buying a high-priced American convertible by a widow determined not to let it fall into the hands of her late husband's secretary/secret lover. Once in possession of the car, Marcel only encounters one bad luck episode after another with the excessive gasoline consumption, his wife trying to sell it to make ends meet, getting into traffic jams, accidentally riding into a car wash with the top down, and more.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (64)

    Production and distribution (3)

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (17)

    Executive Producers :

    Edouard Harispuru, Henri Diamant-Berger, François Harispuru, Marcel Maurey

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Pierre Tchernia

    Screenwriters :

    Alfred Adam, Robert Dhéry, Pierre Tchernia

    Director of Photography :

    Ghislain Cloquet

    Assistant Operators :

    Étienne Becker, Emmanuel Machuel

    Production Manager :

    Walter Rupp

    Assistant editor :

    Eva Zora

    Continuity supervisor :

    Annie Maurel

    Music Composer :

    Gérard Calvi

    Assistant Director :

    Tony Aboyantz

    Dialogue Writer :

    Alfred Adam

    Voice :

    Roland Menard

    Sound Assistant :

    Jean Jak

    Camera Operator :

    Pierre Lhomme

    Editor :

    Albert Jurgenson

    Production Assistant :

    Ginette Diamant-Berger

    Production Designer :

    Lucien Aguettand

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1961

    French release :

    29/09/1961

    Runtime :

    1 h 38 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    24790

    Visa issue date :

    29/09/1961

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

    Director