MFFC: Le Corniaud (U)
April 14th 11:00 am
MALVERN FRENCH FILM CENTRE 2023/24 SEASON
Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th April – Six Classic French Comedy Films
LE CORNIAUD 1965 (U) – colour 111 mins (adventure/comedy/crime) Gérard Oury
Leaving Paris for his summer holiday, Antoine (Bourvil) has his 2CV totally wrecked in a collision with the Bentley of company director Saroyan (Louis de Funès). As compensation, Saroyan offers Antoine a white Cadillac to drive from Naples to Bordeaux, all expenses paid. Unknown to Antoine, Saroyan is the leader of a criminal gang and the Cadillac is filled with heroin, gold and precious stones.
Moscow International Film Festival 1965: Nominee Grand Prix Gérard Oury