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The Man in the Raincoat

Synopsis

In the absence of his wife, a clarinet player is induced by a friend to meet a call girl, but arrived after a crime. Perceived by some people leaving the scene of the crime covered by his raincoat, he became the only suspect for the police. His only hope is to discover the murderer before is name is mentionned publicly, specially in front of his wife.

Source : IMDb

Actors (45)

Production and distribution (3)

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country

Full credits (14)

Assistant directors :

Jean-Daniel Pollet, Michel Romanoff, Pierre Maho

Author of original work :

James Hadley Chase

Line Producer :

Walter Rupp

Director of Photography :

Roger Hubert

Editor :

Marthe Poncin

Continuity supervisor :

Denise Morlot

Production Designer :

Robert Clavel

Adapter/dialogue writer :

René Barjavel

Producer :

Jacques Bar

Screenwriter :

Julien Duvivier

Sound Recordist :

William-Robert Sivel

Production Assistant :

Pierre Duvivier

Music Composer :

Georges Van Parys

Costume designer :

Rosine Delamare

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Crime/thriller, Comedy

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Italy

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Majority French (France, Italy)

Production year :

1956

French release :

22/02/1957

Runtime :

1 h 46 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

18621

Visa issue date :

01/02/1957

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Black & White

Audio format :

Mono

Posters (6)

Director

Festival Selections

Berlin International Film Festival - 1957

Berlin International Film Festival (Germany, 1957)

Selection

Official Competition