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Extenuating Circumstances

Extenuating Circumstances

A Feature film by Jean Boyer

Produced by Société Française de Production et d'Edition

Release in France : 26/07/1939


    Harsh Parisian judge Gaetan (known as Monsieur Maximum), chafing in the idleness of retirement, leaves for a seaside holiday. But Gabriel the chauffeur has his mind on his girl, not the car; Gaetan and wife Nathalie are stranded in the country, where they find shelter in a low class bistro patronized by cheerful jail birds. Once the ice is broken, they have a wonderful time, but as the judge tries to trick his new friends into reforming, inevitable exposure approaches...

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    Actors (16)

    Production and distribution (3)

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    Full credits (13)

    Assistant Director :

    Christian Chamborant

    Author of original work :

    Marcel Arnac

    Screenwriters :

    Jean-Pierre Feydeau, Jean Boyer

    Sound Recordist :

    Antoine Archimbaud

    Camera Operator :

    René Ribault

    Production Designer :

    Jacques Colombier

    Still Photographer :

    Roger Corbeau

    Dialogue Writer :

    Yves Mirande

    Producers :

    Joseph Bercholz, Edouard Gide

    Director of Photography :

    Victor Armenise

    Assistant Operator :

    Pierre Bachelet

    Editor :

    Maurice Serein

    Music Composer :

    Georges Van Parys

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Sub-genre :

    Crime/thriller, Comedy

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    Production country :

    France (100.0%)

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    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 27 min

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    Black & White

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