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Maxim's Porter

Maxim's Porter

A Feature film by Henri Diamant-Berger

Produced by Actor Film, Le Film d'Art (Henri Diamant-Berger)

Release in France : 14/08/1953

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The porter of the celebrated restaurant "Maxim's", Julien Pauphilat, has educated his daughter at Versailles where she is ignorant of his profession. He has even forbidden his mistress Lise to go to Maxim's. But the sudden change of his day off reveals brusquely reveals to him that Lise has a lover, a penniless libertine André du Velin. A few days later, he barely managed to prevent his daughter, who had come to Maxim's to celebrate the passing of her examinations, from discovering her father's true identity. This decides him to give up his job and retire into the country. To this end, he buys André du Velin Castle at a cheap price and installs his daughter there...

Full credits (13)

Executive Producers :

Charles Smadja, Henri Diamant-Berger

Adapter/dialogue writer :

Henri Diamant-Berger

Author of original work :

Yves Mirande

Sound Recordist :

Louis Hochet

Editor :

Hélène Basté

Production Designer :

Roger Briaucourt

Location Manager :

Philippe Senne

Assistant Director :

Henri Toulout

Dialogue Writer :

François Gérôme

Director of Photography :

Victor Armenise

Camera Operator :

René Ribault

Continuity supervisor :

Odette Lemarchand

Music Composer :

Loulou Gasté

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Feature film

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Runtime :

1 h 36 min

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