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The Man Who Laughs (1971)

L'homme qui rit (original title)
a young heir is abandoned and raised by a traveling comedian,takes advantage of the smile-shaped scar on his show.

Director:

Jean Kerchbron

Writers:

Paule de Beaumont (adaptation), Victor Hugo (novel) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Xavier Depraz Xavier Depraz ... Ursus
Eric Damain Eric Damain ... Gwynplaine enfant
Philippe Bouclet Philippe Bouclet ... Gwynplaine
Delphine Desyeux Delphine Desyeux ... Déa
Georges Marchal ... Lord David
Juliette Villard Juliette Villard ... La duchesse Josyane
Philippe Clay ... Barkilphedro
Marie Letourneur Marie Letourneur ... Fibi
Claudine Reira Claudine Reira ... Vinos
Raoul Marco ... Maître Nicless
Jacques Mauclair Jacques Mauclair ... Minos
Georges Douking ... Rhadamante
Géo Wallery Géo Wallery ... Eaque
José Etchebarne José Etchebarne ... Tom Jim Jack
Anna Douking Anna Douking ... La fille de joie
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a young heir is abandoned and raised by a traveling comedian,takes advantage of the smile-shaped scar on his show.

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Drama

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

8 November 1971 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man Who Laughs See more »

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2ème chaîne ORTF See more »
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Version of The Man Who Laughs (1966) See more »

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