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The Man in the Raincoat

The Man in the Raincoat

A Feature film by Julien Duvivier

Produced by Cité Films, Cinéma Télévision International (CTI), Compagnie Internationale de Productions Cinématographiques (CIPRA), Abbey Films

Release in France : 22/02/1957

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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.

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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

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Sub-genre :

Crime/thriller, Comedy

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France, Italy

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Nationality :

Majority French (France, Italy)

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Runtime :

1 h 46 min

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Black & White

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Posters (6)


Festival Selections

Berlin International Film Festival - 1957

Berlin International Film Festival (Germany, 1957)


Official Competition