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Night at the Crossroads

Night at the Crossroads

A Feature film by Jean Renoir

Produced by Europa-Films

Release in France : 18/04/1932

    Synopsis

    Adapted from a novel by Georges Simenon, the story concentrates on a gang of thieves who utilize a cross-road garage as the hideaway. During their last caper, the gang has accidentally murdered a jewel thief, and the heat is on. Else (Winna Winifred), the beautiful ringleader of the gang, makes the fatal mistake of falling in love with Commissaire Maigret (Pierre Renoir), the detective who's been assigned to bring her in.

    Actors (9)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Editions René Château

    Full credits (12)

    Assistant directors :

    Jacques Becker, Maurice Blondeau, Jean Mitry

    Dialogue Writer :

    Jean Renoir

    Producer :

    Raymond Boulay

    Directors of Photography :

    Georges Asselin, Marcel Lucien

    Assistant Operators :

    Claude Renoir, Paul Fabian

    Editor :

    Marguerite Houllé-Renoir

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Jean Renoir

    Author of original work :

    Georges Simenon

    Screenwriter :

    Jean Renoir

    Sound recordists :

    Bugnon, Joseph De Bretagne

    Production Manager :

    Jacques Becker

    Location Manager :

    Roger Gaillard

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Crime/thriller

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1932

    French release :

    18/04/1932

    Runtime :

    1 h 15 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Approval :

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono